Sometimes you get stuck. Your endless routine might make you feel hopeless. You ask yourself: Is this really how it's going to be every day? Or you might be ruthlessly pursuing a goal, and you're not getting anywhere. And you cannot see what to do next.
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Time is a super power. Everything that has ever been achieved have been so in time. Time is hard to see, but it is always there, working in the background. Time makes you old. Time makes you strong. Time makes you weak. Time heals wounds. Time creates distance. A person who goes to the gym … Continue reading Why you should start using time to your advantage
Advice on success often frames failure is a great tool. The idea is that if you fail a lot, you will learn more, and go forward more rapidly. This is true on most cases. But sometimes failure is just bad. Like when you are trying to quit drinking, smoking, spending, binging. The first time you … Continue reading Why failure is not always good
My dream is to write a great book. I've tried to write a great book many times. I plan for a long time. I deeply consider what a perfect book would look like, then I jot out a perfect outline, and name the chapters with perfect titles. I start doing research to find the perfect … Continue reading Make it fun first
It all comes down to whether you're in the same team. A family at a sports game is in the same team as the people with the same colored shirts as them. The common hate of that many people felt toward the mortal enemies on the other side is empowering. But as soon as the … Continue reading Same team
Continuing on the idea that every lesson is there for us to learn when we are ready for it -- books will not go anywhere either. Ideas in books can sometimes cancel each other out. That is a problem. Especially when one book is making you gain momentum, and another one breaks it. Let's say … Continue reading The books will be there for you when you are ready
As the old Buddhist quote goes, the teacher will only appear once you are ready for her. And once you are ready, she will appear everywhere all the time. Before you are ready for a new lesson, you will miss it even if a whole chapter is written about it in the book you're reading. … Continue reading When the student is ready…
We need emptiness to collect our thoughts. Imagine your mind like a jigsaw puzzle. Every bit of information you encounter throughout the day is another piece added. They fly around in your mind, unorganised. In this day and age, information is easy to get hold of. And the more information you collect, the more pieces … Continue reading Why you need emptiness
It's normal for us to overthink things whenever we have a dream. Perfection is always in our idea of peak achievement, whether it's sitting on a beach sipping Coronas or directing billions of dollars from a corner office. The perfect desk, the perfect idea, the perfect partner with a perfect body enjoying perfect conversation with … Continue reading Why perfection is keeping you from progress