“Deep work is hard and shallow work is easier and in the absence of clear goals for your job, the visible busyness that surrounds shallow work becomes self-preserving.”
High-Quality Work Produced = (Time Spent) x (Intensity of Focus)
Superstars in their field of work
Those who can work with intelligent machines and technology
Owners of capital or people with access to it
As the world advances, three kinds of people will survive and prosper:
They see it as the only time they have to do the things they really want to do in life — and they don’t take a minute for granted.
… a glorious moment in my life. In fact, it was one of my darker moments, as I sat in my car sipping tepid cafe coffee from a Styrofoam cup and cold-calling friends of a girl recently stabbed to death by he…
4. Love ain’t a fairytale, but it does indeed exist in every perfect, imperfect way.