This is the first blog I’ve written since my cousin Matthew was killed flying a helicopter a few weeks ago.
He was just 39, and he had a wife and a 5-year-old son.
It made me realise…
We can expend way too much energy worrying about things that don’t matter.
And take for granted the things that do.
Sometimes life kicks you in the ass to remind you.
We often compare today’s performance relative to yesterdays.
In summer I walked up to the Rob Roy Glacier near Wanaka.
There are two ways to find the limit.
When I was skiing professionally, I knew that standing on the edge of a cliff for longer didn’t make it any safer to drop.
On Monday I attended the funeral of a good friend of mine from medical school, Andy Greer. He died suddenly while working a shift at Christchurch Hospital. He was 40.
Don’t get me wrong, I’m not one of these people who loves failure.
Challenges are a daily phenomenon for the entrepreneur.
Heaven is not wanting to be anywhere else.