This morning, I was washing dishes and realized something that I hope changes the course of my life. I was trying to decide on whether or not to go to the gym when I get home from work (I slept in this morning and missed my exercise time) and that is when lightning struck me: … Continue reading The Myth of the Option
We've all heard some elder say something along the lines of "If it's going to be worth it, it won't be easy." That has never been more true than today.
In an era where everyone wants to be a G.O.A.T., strive to be the G.O.A.T., uncontested, indisputable, and outright. Be a Mike.
I've realized that, in life, you're not going to please everyone. It's not possible. And actually, the easiest way you can disappoint the most important person in your life (this is me speaking before having kids) is to try to please everyone else. Who might that person be? It's you. Do the best you possibly … Continue reading Can’t Please Everybody
Do what you have to do now and work your backside off while you can so that you don't have to later. At that point, you're working on what you love because you love it and your passion brings you dollars.
"There's beauty in the struggle." -- J. Cole The other day, I posted about loving a product more than the process it takes to reach said product. Processes are painful. Sometimes they require molding. Sometimes they require pruning. But they always require change. And change that is true and measurable is going to cause pain. … Continue reading Getting the Discipline
With a bit of extra effort, anything can be accomplished. The question is, are you willing to do what you know you can do well and consistently or are you going to simply say "I'm not good at that?"