May 30, 2023

Proud vs Ashamed

Sometimes you’re faced with a choice.

You’re presented with an opportunity to do something.

There are lots of pros and cons to it.

Maybe a dozen competing factors.

You’re not sure if it’s the right thing to do, or that you’d be doing it for the right reasons.

You know you COULD do it.

But the real question is SHOULD you?

One litmus test that I have found useful in situations like this is to ask myself:

If I decide to do this and then later all the details of my decision were made public, would I be proud or ashamed?