What if I told you that right now, you have more than you will ever need to be happy in your life. Would you believe me? This thing is not something that can be purchased but humans always believe otherwise. People have been searching throughout the centuries for the thing in life that will bring happiness to their lives. Elusively looking for that which will make our lives content. I don’t know how to break this to you but you already have it. These are not classified secrets but we tend to treat it as such.Read more
When it comes down to it, do you really know what you want to do? What are you really wanting to do in the future? Do you even know? People usually say they do but when asked to write it down, there is hesitation. We know that we want to be rich but do we want the money or what the money will buy us? This post might help clarify what you want to do as well as give you direction to your next life moment. This post deals primarily with things that you want to do in your future. Some folks that are readers of Tim Ferriss will recognize these steps from his dream line project.Read more
It’s not that we have a short time to live, but that we waste a lot of itSeneca
The eternal discussion that we have with ourselves, “If I only had more time in life, I would be able to accomplish all of my goals, I only have a short time to live on this earth”. The stoic philosopher Seneca quote above is one of my favorite. Simply said, we have enough time but we waste most of it.
Take this moment in time, what are you doing to accomplish your goals? Why are you not out conquering the world and making your mark? No, we are waiting for later because that seems to be when we are looking to accomplish our goals…later. On our deathbed we will look back upon our wasted life. We will exclaim that we only had a short time to live! We still have this large list of goals that have remained far from reach.Read more
An American banker was at the pier of a small coastal Mexican village when a small boat with just one fisherman docked. Inside the small boat were several large yellowfin tuna.
The banker complimented the fisherman on the quality of his fish and asked how long it took to catch them.Read more
Since the start of the whole COVID-19 lockdown, I have had time to go back to smaller life moments. Not looking forward to something that might happen in the future, I am on a Stoic path of discovery as well as re-discovery. Looking to some of my many talents that have went dormant due to becoming an adult. (kids, don’t buy into the whole adult thing….its a trap)Read more