It’s nice being told you’re important. That your work is appreciated.
It’s what keeps (most of) us going.
Some people don’t need to hear this, though. They’re confident that they’re important and appreciated. And that they matter.
If this is you (it certainly isn’t me) or someone you know, there’s something worth noting:
In the grand scheme of things, nobody is that great. We’re all but tiny specs.
But knowing we are all actually quite small can be helpful.
It means we are all pretty great.
PS. Are you a visual person? Here’s that little ditty from Wait But Why that will put your life (and your time here) into perspective.