My problem was that I thought I was smart: I won piano competitions; I scored nineties in university; I majored in physics; I published academic papers; I got accepted into a direct-entry PhD program at the most prestigious university in Canada. I was inexperienced, a tad bit narcissistic and too proud. So when life got … Continue reading I got fancy
And you’ll win. Show up to participate. And you’ll get beat. Winning is always better than losing.
Believe it to achieve it.
Do amazing things. Ordinary people do ordinary things. You have the choice.
Then every surprise will be pleasant.
Wake the fuck up, no matter how much it hurts. Do it before everyone else.
Not just say you're going to. Especially when you're the only person holding you accountable.