When we encounter something that irritates us, we have a choice to make. We can either let the irritation transform us or we can simply react with irritation.
If we choose the former, we can use the situation to learn and grow. We can view it as an opportunity to become more patient, more understanding, or more compassionate.
On the other hand, if we allow the irritation to take control, it will only lead to more negativity. We may find ourselves dwelling on the irritation and letting it affect our mood and our interactions with others.
The choice is ours to make. Which will you choose?