The private diaries of one of Rome’s greatest emperors, the personal letters of one of Rome’s best playwrights and wisest power brokers, the lectures of a former slave and exile, turned influential teacher.
Willing to work for free to prove yourself is a great little distinction. But it’s worthless by itself.
Only assholes recline their seats – When stuck in economy, and craving for a little more space, remember everyone else is stuck in economy too. Treat your fellow man with respect—don’t recline your seat.
Most people are not strategic. They are reactive.
People don’t change, you told me. Actions speak louder than words. I think in this case, that’s the best advice you’ve ever given me.
Sports embody the best and the worst of life—our competitive urges, teamwork, grace under pressure, realizing our potential, the agony of defeat.
“Envy is merely the meanest form of admiration, and a man who envies another admits thereby his own inferiority.”
The baffling reality is that when it comes to Trump, it’s difficult to critique him on much besides his personality and (lack of) character — because that is all there is.
How do we prevent ego from “sucking us down like the law of gravity?” The primary answer is simple: awareness. But after that, it’s a matter of hard work.
There is a critical moment that must come in every person’s life—particularly when we’re young. It’s a painful moment, but a necessary one.