If I had a time machine would I go back in time? I’m not sure. It’s ok to feel regret sometimes.
LIVE YOUR LIFE LIKE IT’S YOUR LAST DAY.
I start off stupid. I learn. I do. The only way to get better is to DO. Not think or write or watch. DO.
We’re not all lucky with everything we do. Jocko is lucky. I am lucky. But some of his friends didn’t make it back from war.
I often GET INSPIRATION by reading. I can never underestimate the ability to absorb someone else’s life by reading about it. I’m a vampire sucking out their knowledge and making my brain more powerful. This gives me fuel when I procrastinate.
Business is hard. It’s 24 hours a day. You can’t leave it at work.
I get this question all the time. “How do I find my purpose?” Some people find their purpose in a fight. In a mission. In a cause… Brandon explained that the people who join these radical groups, or any group, were probably suffering in life. And they wanted to fill a hole. They wanted what any human wants: a feeling of belonging. That’s the powerful force pulling them in.
Star Wars gave me destiny. That sounds stupid. Like I’m a four year old. I don’t care.
If an idea is good, money is a side effect. Ideas are the real currency.
STOPPING IMPROVEMENT is death. There is no goal. There is no final destination. There is only direction.