Self-mastery is the ability and comfort to judge your own behaviors and results without relying on others’ metrics or feedback.
It’s somewhat ironic to me at this time of year that I can watch children believe mightily in Santa Claus while many professionals I know don’t really believe in themselves.
Dogs don’t stop to do a risk analysis before they run through an open gate.
The rather uncomfortable and awkward truth for some people is that to practice free speech you also have to tolerate free speech. It’s not a one-way street.
It’s important to be a gracious loser, but it’s critical to be a gracious winner.
People spend more time fearing change than dealing with it.
For the moment, you may not have another dollar, but you do have a new day.
If you refuse to listen to or read opinions contradictory to your own, you’ll always believe you’re right. Of course, you’ll have no way of knowing if that’s actually true….
The Parisian Arc De Triomphe is called what it is for a reason. It is not called the Arc De Participation.
The next time you find yourself asking, “Should I do this or that?” ask a different question: “How can I do both?”