Within a year my life was always completely different. 100% upside down from the year before. More money, more luck, more health, etc.
I sold that business for $10 million and then two years later I was dead broke because once again I forgot all about love. I squandered the love. I forgot my small successes and made them into a big failure.
I tried to be normal and I failed. Believe me, I wish I could succeed at being normal.
If an idea is good, money is a side effect. Ideas are the real currency.
A growth-based decision becomes the story of your life later. A fear-based decision turns into regret.
STOPPING IMPROVEMENT is death. There is no goal. There is no final destination. There is only direction.
Return an email to someone from 10 years ago that you’ve never returned.
Make a list of places or people you might want to work with. Then come up with a list of 10 ideas for each of them that can make them money.
It’s not about god. It’s not about a book. Or a history. Or a war. It’s about how I can live today the best possible life.
Certainty was the hardest thing for me to accept that I needed. Accepting that I was scared and lonely without it. That’s it’s ok to be a bit needy for stability.