Here is something to think about. If you have spent your entire life beating yourself up and managed to survive; wouldn’t you expect that you’re finally strong enough to start fighting back? […]
Hustle, grind—most highly vocal and valuable leaders like Gary Vaynerchuck and Grant Cardone have jettisoned these particular words and many similar ones into a state of extreme saturation in the “entrepreneurial” community, or what I personally like to call the “wantrepreneurial” popularity contest. Some people think this means the word has lost its value, and I can see that perspective. But is it even inherently possible for a word used so subjectively to lose its meaning?
We should all be designing lives and careers that are aligned with how we’re wired. -Emilie Wapnick
“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.”
– Saint Augustine
My father said there were two kinds of people in the world: givers and takers. The takers may eat better, but the givers sleep better.
The Spotlight Effect is dubbed an innate feeling that society is judging our every action on an individual level. That our inner selves are constantly outwardly apparent, and those who look upon it are concerned with having an opinion on each and every aspect that they notice.
“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work” – Thomas A. Edison
“A good story, just like a good sentence, does more than one job at once. That’s what literature is: a story that does more than tell a story, a story that manages to reflect in some way the multilayered texture of life itself. ”
Karen Thompson Walker
“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind.”
-Bernard M. Baruch
“If a man looks at the world when he is 50 the same way he looked at it when he was 20 and it hasn’t changed, then be has wasted 30 years of his life.”
– Muhammed Ali