Sometimes life is easier lived through a metaphor or simile. You could probably conjure up a few on your own, but I, personally identify with this car and driving comparison. Metaphors and similes allow us to take a look at our lives through a simplified lens, and sometimes all we need is a switch in lenses to change our lives.
So, let’s live our lives like we drive our cars. But what does that really mean? It’s easy to figure out what we shouldn’t do (i.e., We certainly don’t want to drive our cars recklessly, nor live our lives in such a way.) But what type of living are we aiming for?
According to this catchy metaphor map by Doe Zantamata you should drive like ‘you know where you’re going.’ Zantamata connects this driving action to our real lives in how we should set goals.
If this type of reflection resonates well with you, read on for more ways to evaluate your life through metaphor and simile.Image Source: imgur.com