“You don’t have to set yourself on fire to keep others warm.”
(by Jay Shetty – Podcast)
This phrase stayed with me after a friend sent me a podcast clip. As a recovering over helper, I often feel compelled to put aside my own needs to attend to the needs of others…often, at my own expense.
Are you setting yourself on fire in your own life, hoping that your sacrifice will warm those in need around you? Why?