Ambitious people realize that time is the most precious commodity of them all, and they learn to get the most out of every minute of their day.
What type of music you listen to says at least a little bit about your personality. So, it’s pretty safe to assume that people who like a particular artist have something in common. But what are those commonalities? After painstaking research and speaking with dozens of leading psychologists (i.e. my 24-year-old upstairs neighbor who works at Barnes & Noble), I’ve compiled an authoritative list. It was all very scientific.
“Find your passion”. A catchphrase of the last quarter century. A perfect quote on a motivational poster with a backdrop of a sweaty NBA player lunging at the basket in the back of a 2nd grade classroom.
Whatever that literary X factor is, you know it when you see it. Thought Catalog has thousands of posts from thousands of authors. Each passage is unique. Here are 5 passages from Thought Catalog that will make you fall in love with writing
I feel like this is essay is going to be like one of those therapeutic letters you’re supposed to write to someone you’re mad at but never send. I do that a lot, I have over 800 emails in my Gmail drafts folder composed to people I’ve been mad at since 2007.
I told you I am a writer. Did I tell you I am an artist?
Yet quickly, the sun would become a synonym for you. For the comfort you provide me with, for the way there would be no me without you. The sun would become you within a few sentences.
Winston Churchill took eating REALLY seriously.
You have three dozen notes on your iPhone. Random thoughts, lists, book titles, you name it.
If you find a writer, never let them go. Their imagination will run wild and with it, so will your life.