Understand, people will constantly attack you in life.
One of their main weapons will be to instill in you doubts about yourself –
your worth, your abilities, your potential.
They will often disguise this as their objective opinion,
but invariably it has a political purpose – they want to keep you down.
The 50th Law // Robert Greene
You are the average of the five people you associate with most, so do not underestimate the effects of your pessimistic, unambitious, or disorganized friends.
If someone isn’t making you stronger, they’re making you weaker.
The 4-Hour Workweek // Timothy Ferriss
The more something threatens your identity,
the more you will avoid it.
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck // Mark Manson
You are where you are and what you are because of yourself, nothing else.
Nature is neutral. Nature doesn’t care.
If you do what other successful people do,
you will enjoy the same results and rewards that they do.
And if you don’t, you won’t.
// Brian Tracy
If you don’t know who you truly are,
you’ll never know what you really want.
// Roy T. Bennett
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
// Carl Gustav Jung
To be passive is to let others decide for you.
To be aggressive is to decide for others.
To be assertive is to decide for yourself.
// Edith Eva Eger
The difference between successful people and really successful people is that really successful people say no to almost everything.
// Warren Buffett
She didn’t read books so she didn’t know that she was the world and the heavens boiled down to a drop.
Their Eyes Were Watching God // Zora Neale Hurston
the nights are stale and
you, please come back home
3AM Thoughts // AKA “Haiku 69.”