“Well done, is well said.” — Anthony Liccione, poet and author Cal Newport’s recent book, Deep Work, distinguishes “deep work” from “shallow work.” Here’s the difference: Deep work is: Rare High value And non-replicable (i.e., not easy to copy/outsource) Shallow work is: Common Low value Replicable (i.e., anyone can do it) Talking is shallow. Anyone can do […]
Ordinary people seek entertainment. Extraordinary people seek education and learning. When you want to become the best at what you do, you never stop learning. You never stop improving and honing your skills and knowledge.
Your unparalleled preparation is what gives you power. No one else is willing to pay the price you’ve paid.
A ship in harbor is safe — but that is not what ships are built for.
Most people stay close to the ground, where it’s safe. If they fall, it won’t hurt that bad. But when you choose to fly high, the fall may kill you. And you’re OK with that. To you, there is no ceiling and there is no floor. It’s all in your head. If something goes wrong—if […]
Pressure can bust pipes, but it also can make diamonds.”
Most people can handle pressure in small doses. But when left to their own devices, they let off the pressure and relax. Not you. You never take the pressure off yourself. Instead, you continuously turn-up the pressure. It’s what keeps you alert and active.
Have the self-respect and confidence to live life on your terms. When something isn’t right in your life, change it. Immediately.
Unlike most people, who are dependent on substances or other external factors, you are in control of what you put in your body, how you spend your time and how long you stay in the zone. Act based on instinct, not impulse. Just because you could doesn’t mean you do. And when you do, it’s because you want to, not because you have to.
“The drive to close the gap between near-perfect and perfect is the difference between great and unstoppable.” — Tim Grover Even after you achieve a goal, you’re not content. For you, it’s not even about the goal. It’s about the climb to see how far you can push yourself. Its about Power of Endurance. Does this make […]
Become a master of your field. While everyone else is relaxing, you’re practicing and perfecting. Learn the left-brained rules in and out so your right brain can have limitless freedom to break the rules and create. Remember, Practice Makes Man Perfect. When you have prepared to face any kind of situation, your mind can react […]