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Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus write about living a meaningful life with less stuff for 3 million readers. As featured on: ABC, CBS, NBC, BBC, TODAY Show, NPR, Forbes, The Atlantic, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and National Post. They live in Missoula, Montana.

I Will Always Be OK

Ryan I Will Essay

I will always be OK. I will always be successful. I will always be happy.

I will. Think about these two words for a moment. Life’s revelations are found in the simplest of words. That’s why most people will miss this. That’s why some people who read this will brush it off as babble, as cliche, as a trite platitude.

On the other hand, if you can grasp these words and understand what I’m trying to convey, you will have the upper hand in life. And let’s be honest, we all want control of our own lives.