We are present when we can experience reality without being consumed by what has already been or what might be.

We're conditioned to think of a single percentage point as an almost non-consequential gain. In conventional wisdom investing, 1% would be laughed at.

How long it takes to learn something is a better proxy for how valuable something is than how long it takes to do something.

It's comforting to think that hitting a certain target or achieving a definable milestone will bring us lasting comfort.

An abundance of connectivity means you’re only ever a second away from another opinion.

Expecting to excel in anything without consistent practice is the easiest way to lose.
The irony in benchmarking ourselves against things we already know have been accomplished: we reduce the likelihood of writing a story of our own.
Almost everyone wants to make as much progress as they can in the shortest time possible.

As your experience increases, so will your ability to spot opportunity, and combine the breadth of your experience into something entirely unique.

Our experience of reality depends upon the conscious and unconscious filters we've inherited or designed.

"The amount of serendipity that will occur in your life, your Luck Surface Area, is directly proportional to the degree...