VIDEO: Chris Pratt Shares Inspiring, Spiritual Advice on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert
Chris Pratt is one of the few A-list actors who isn't afraid to open up about his Christianity (see Chris Pratt Shares his Faith, Family Values at Disneyland’s Candlelight Ceremony and Chris Pratt’s Shocks MTV Movie Awards Audience: God is Real). He's pretty much the only A-list celebrity. Generally speaking, many celebrities can barely hide their disdain for believers. So as LwC Senior PrattPrattPratt Correspondent, I always find it important to share these clips. If for no other reason, as a reminder for many of us that we aren't alone.
The spiritual stuff starts five minutes in. But I'm giving you the whole video just because...ZOMG, it's Chris Pratt.
"If the spotlight that is shining on you is brighter than the light that's within you, it will kill you."
And you see it all the time. From people who are in our position. From people who are actors. You see this alot. It's a real bright spotlight.
Solid advice. Even if you don't have as bright a spotlight shining on you as one of the top actors in Hollywood does on a daily basis. But having that light inside of you - things in your life that truly matter - it helps deal with all the day to day bullshit that doesn't matter.
Another analogy is you cannot fill an empty cup if you haven't any water in your own cup. Here, let Steven explain a little more: