Positives From the Coronavirus? 6 Unexpected Life Lessons the COVID-19 Pandemic Has Taught Me by Samantha Harris

Opinion
a year ago
Positives From the Coronavirus? 6 Unexpected Life Lessons the COVID-19 Pandemic Has Taught Me

This coronavirus is a test of our humanity. 

  • It is showing us that our most precious possessions are not things, but our loved ones. Our most valuable resource is not money, but time.
  • It demands that we make personal sacrifices to protect the most vulnerable in our society.
  • It asks us to put the needs of our neighbor before our own.
  • It is forcing our government to change policies for the interest of the many over the privileged few.
  • It is shining light on the dangers of a society fueled by greed and profit.
  • It is reminding us of what a beautiful world we live in and must protect.

The effect this illness has had on our lives is just temporary, but I believe the lessons we are learning will last for generations.

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Beautifully said.
Elisa A. Schmitz 30Seconds
What a powerful post, Samantha. You are spot on. Hopefully we can learn and grow from this very painful situation. We can’t go back to the way we were and expect things to be the same. Let’s use it to change for the better. Thank you for sharing this! Stay safe and healthy. 💗

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