Joseph Campbell: The life that is waiting for us
We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
Joseph John Campbell (March 26, 1904 - October 30, 1987) was an American mythologist, writer and lecturer, best known for his work in comparative mythology and comparative religion and gave many lectures until short before his death. His work is vast, covering many aspects of the human experience. His philosophy is often summarized by his phrase: "Follow your bliss."