Sometimes the best way to figure out what you’re supposed to be doing in college is to keep it simple – focus your mind on some timely advice with laser-like attention. Here’s the advice I was given in college. (Write it on a post-it note, index card, or sharpie marker this quote on your stuff, etc). Let the weight of these 14 words recalibrate your heart and remind you of what really matters this semester:

Only one life,

’twill soon be past;

only what’s done for Christ will last.