You can’t argue with nature. And the more you destroy it, the more it’ll react to your destruction. Take this advice from Isabelle Autissier. She’s sailed around the world by herself four times now. And has learnt some valuable lessons from it. All alone, with “the sea being the stream at its time”, Isabelle has been moved by her own experience with mother nature. And we’ve gotta say, we are too. Find out what the ocean has taught her in this TED talk …

If our lives were the sea, how would the flow of our ocean be? Would it be fast or calm? Choppy or smooth? Share those thoughts with us below. We’d love to hear about them.