Lotus Flower: Buddha compared himself to the lotus flower because it grows not in soil, but in water, thus leaving it unsullied by whatever happens on Earth. (via Tiny Ankle Tattoos With Big Meanings via Brit + Co
I think I'm actually in love with this tattoo. it reminds us that life is a journey. You must travel, see the world, visit places you've always wanted to see. Love it. Maybe not a compass but definitely a wrist tattoo.