People are too hesitant.
Life-changing opportunities are rare. Hardly do they show up in society, let alone at your front door.
The lesson behind this is simple: if you are ever presented with a life-changing (for the better) opportunity, take it; you never know when the next one is coming (or if there even is a “next one”).
The major lesson behind this:
No matter where the rocketship is headed, you know it is going upwards. Get on.
This is a forewarning to myself and perhaps others — take the chance when it is there, and say YES.