You’ve probably heard the saying, “Perception is reality,” or how something looks is often how it will be perceived.
This subjectivity is important because it means that things can be defined differently by different people. The glass is half empty; the glass is half full.
Where you are in life is also a matter of perspective.
It’s easy to feel defeated, or unsuccessful, or different. But, to someone else, you are accomplished, successful, and special.
It’s hard to see what’s happening from the inside. We are blinded by emotion and biases. Those from the outside looking in can give us an objective vantage and help show us how far we have come.
It’s all a matter of perspective.