If you want to have a smooth ride, you first need to learn to tolerate the discomfort of bumps in the road.
A truth that is both liberating and terrifying at the same time.
There’s no magic number of words that will make an impact. And for what really matters, less is more.
When it comes our self-talk, most of our progress can’t be measured by conventional standards. There’s no metric for the quality of your thoughts. Sometimes it takes a big moment to realize how far you’ve come.
It’s important for good citizens to be well-informed and to have capacity to act. Television news doesn’t actually facilitate either of these things.
When an earthquake knocks out the power and puts obstacles in your well-worn path, you’re forced to seek out a new way forward.