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Proverbs 4:23

People often say "there are two kinds of people in this world________________" Lately I've been realizing "there are two kinds of people in this world, ones who have been hurt in the past and then turn out to be hurting others in the same form and ones who have been hurt in the past and are determined to build walls around themselves to never allow that pain in." I choose walls.

Lately I've been learning more and more that it is so important to "above all else, guard your heart(thoughts, will, and affections), for it is the wellspring of life.."-Proverbs 4:23. In the past I've always interpreted that as to guarding our hearts in romantic relationships, when in reality our hearts are intended to be whole, for God makes it whole. But when we do not guard it, we let other things in besides God, then it becomes less stable. I refuse to be in an unstable place.

However, with guarding your hearts you have to know that sometimes you can take things…