Once Keanu Reeves left a post on his Facebook page addressing all his followers and fans. The message spread online at great speed, already counting hundreds of thousands of likes and shares.
“Can you see the people behind me? Everybody running to work, not paying attention to anything. Sometimes we get so absorbed in our daily routine that we forget to pause for a moment to enjoy the beauty of life. We are turning into real-life zombies.
Lift your eyes, look directly in front of you, and remove your earphones. Say hello to someone passing by or hug someone who feels unwell. Lend a helping hand to someone. Live every day as if it were your last.
Not many people know that I suffered from severe depression several years ago. I have never told anyone this. I had to find a way to get past her. And I realized the bitter truth: The person who did not let me be happy was myself!
Every day we live is priceless. So let’s live by it. Tomorrow is not guaranteed, so start living today! “