As we get into autumn we have a choice… Sure all the leaves in your driveway will eventually blow away, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t value in raking them up.
Most things take care of themselves sooner or later.
But what if you err on the side of sooner?
The naysayers will criticise you and tell you not to bother.
But there are a lot of good reasons to ignore those people.
Do things because they matter, because now is better than later.
There’s a tendency to gather information, and more information, and more information, indefinitely if a decision is important.
Your next 40 years will be determined by your next ten years.
A mantra I live by in business is, ‘tolerance is the enemy of excellence.’
Functional fixes are not solutions for existential misalignments.
If you’re buying your lunch from someone, what happens if he’s 20cms shorter than you?
It’s almost certain that what’s being agreed isn’t fully understood.
Don’t be a dick.
Five hundred years ago, Michel de Montaigne said: “My life has been filled with terrible misfortune; most of which never happened.”
In tennis, the majority of the game is spent volleying.
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