A growth-based decision becomes the story of your life later. A fear-based decision turns into regret.
It’s one giant cycle. “Digital nomads” come to places like Thailand. They post selfies of cocktails and beaches and their suntans on social media sites and their blogs. They sell useless shit to each other and glorify their lifestyle to keep a constant stream of wealthy suckers coming to Thailand to buy their crap.
Return an email to someone from 10 years ago that you’ve never returned.
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.
Because it’s hard to sit there and write a book. Really really hard. Someone should write a book how hard it is.
There’s just something so fulfilling about being your own boss, creating your own schedule and marching to the beat of your own drum.
Big vision but small implementation: keep up with all the small in the industry, but make sure the BIG still holds.
People have values. Geniuses and other advanced forms of life have “code.”
Q: What if I hate marketing? A: That’s ok. I hate marketing also.
Listen, you think you are at the bottom. Your bottom is better than 95% of the rest of the world.