There’s a radical difference between microseconds and nanoseconds, but the distinction is sometimes lost on me. Admiral Grace Hopper is here to save the day.
He’s got a dream and we’re all part of it, so that it shapes the world around him. And the weird thing is that no one wants to disappoint him.
Do you love this thing enough to not do it right now? Some people want to say, “I love it so much, I’m going to do it right now, no matter what! I’ve got to do this because I’m so passionate about it.” That’s easy! I’m asking the hard questions here. Do you love it enough to not do it right now? If now is not the right time, do you love it enough to set the foundation first? → Listen HereThe Overlap Technique, or: “Here’s the door— Take a letterpress coaster on your way out.”
I’d believed that solitude would free me and, alone and independent, I would make myself into the person I wanted…
Work is an intended activity that is accomplished through the will. A labor can be intended but only to the extent of doing the groundwork.
“Entertaining people are indispensable. Stories are the new currency. … If you can bring entertainment to people’s lives, you become special.” –M. McIntyre
One thing that we know for certain is that chasing meaning is better for your health than avoiding discomfort.
My observation, which tends to elicit a range of responses, is that balanced people don’t usually change the world. If you want to be balanced, go and work at the bank and live for happy hour.