“Have you ever noticed that on even the calmest of days the trees still sway from the gentlest breeze?”
So, the real question becomes why don’t we? We have to be careful in our lives to recognize our own constraints. Too often, when the pressures mount and we’re pulled in a hundred directions by a thousand urgent needs, we freeze.
We go stiff in this moment, and because we refuse to bend and sway with the pressures that affront us, we break under the tension.