Eights represent movement.
This card is about leaving behind what is known and comfortable when we know that its time has passed. It is about listening to inner wisdom, even when that voice is telling us something that may disagree with pure, objective wisdom.
It is an encouragement to listen to the instincts. Try that thing that you can’t stop thinking about. It may not be safe, but it is calling you for a reason. Sometimes, the safe thing isn’t as safe as we think it is.