“Not to live as if you had endless years ahead of you. Death overshadows you. While you’re alive and able, be good.” Marcus Aurelius, Meditations My favourite Stoic principle is Memento Mori, It means Remember Death or remember you will die… On the surface, it sounds morbid, but it serves as a reminder for when … Continue reading Memento Mori
Remind Yourself (Often) That You Are Your Most Important Asset. You buy an investment property, The chances are you're going to look after the property to increase the cash flow value and the capital appreciation (Unless you're like my old landlord) You invest in stocks, you're going to watch the markets to make sure you … Continue reading You Are Your Most Important Asset
We often regret the things we do, Waisting the weekend having a lazy one having got nothing you wanted done, Opting for the Cheesecake after dinner even though you were full and you were trying to be good, You know what I've never heard anyone say they regret, Doing that workout, Sticking to the diet … Continue reading We often regret the things we do
That was a long journey, wasn't it… The bus driver looked confused, the bus was on time… Where have you come from? He said… The lady goes Preston… The bus driver gives her a look (as if to say you crazy bitch) then asks her why she didn't get the train… She then goes off … Continue reading Long Journey
Presents. Today kids will run straight to the tree that's filled with presents, Adults will exchange gifts and visit loved ones (or family of loved ones) There will be drinks and laughs lots of food and maybe a few fights, But remember today isn't about the presents under the tree it's about the presence of … Continue reading Presents.