“The rate at which a person can mature is directly proportional to the embarrassment he or she can tolerate.”
Inventor of the Computer Mouse, Douglas Engelbart
Your action for today is to do something that is a stretch for you and might make you a bit uncomfortable.
“Life doesn’t require that we be the best, only that we try our best. Strive for excellence, not perfection.”
Musician, Jackson Brown
Your action for today is to take an area in your personal life where you could be happier. Ask yourself if you are doing the best you can. If you are, don’t focus on the results. Keep putting forth your best effort. If you’re not, find ways to apply yourself more.
“You know that people keep talking about the universal solvent. You know the universal solvent is something you couldn’t even keep in a bucket. And the reason you couldn’t keep this in a bucket is it’d go through the bucket and if it hit the ground, it’d go through the planet. Universal solvent would eventually eat up the whole universe. And there have been a lot of stories about the universal solvent.
“Well, we had to discover it here, I’m sorry to say. It happens to be admiration. If you just start admiring MEST hard enough, it’ll disappear. In other words, theoretically, just theoretically, if you put out enough admiration of this universe, it would go boom.”