Perfecting the craft is a lifelong calling,and mistakes are part of the game
Research can become Resistance. We want to work, not prepare to work
We can always revise and revisit once we’ve acted. But we can accomplish nothing until we act
The problem with friends and family is that they know us as we are. They are invested in maintaining us as we are. They are the enemy of this unmanifested you, this unborn self, this future being. Prepare yourself to make new friends. They will appear, trust me.
Variety is the spice of life.
There are these two young fish swimming along, and they happen to meet an older fish swimming the other way, who nods at them and says, “Morning, boys, how’s the water?” And the two young fish swim on for a bit, and then eventually one of them looks over at the other and goes, “What the hell is water?”
Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer, but wish we didn’t