Words Spoken Set life in motion

All quotes are from The Mount Of Olives Book by Michael V. Ivanov Perhaps when you are able to speak, you can’t think at the same time. On Olive trees, “Sometimes they take 5 to 8 years to produce fruit,”… barren and useless for so long just like he had been. But when they becameContinue reading “Words Spoken Set life in motion”

We need to practice

We don’t become virtuous by reading Epictetus or Seneca, We need to practice – Massimo Pigliucci Practice, Practice, Practice that’s all we’re doing, all day every day, The question is what are you practising? Are you practising what you said you would or are you practising talking or quitting… Talking about how you’re going toContinue reading “We need to practice”

Failure Is Success (Part 2) Yesterday I wrote my interpretation of the above-titled chapter, This is a summary of what Rob (Moore) actually wrote The harder you try the luckier you get, the more you persist on even when you keep getting rejected, missing shots and losing status the better chance you get at beingContinue reading

Mistakes

Mistakes. Mistakes are great, we learn from them, we get valuable feedback from them and we can grow from them. We don’t make enough of them though. Not new ones anyway. The mistakes we make are the same old ones, we make, weeks, months years ago… They didn’t work then.. why would they work now?Continue reading “Mistakes”

No.

No. You and I are incomplete people. To become compleat we have to try new experiences, say something, go somewhere different… Why… New situations activate genes and these genes activate proteins that build new structures in the brain So doing the same things over and over again we never activate these genes and remain incompleteContinue reading “No.”