… best approach? Or am I settling for less? Derek Sivers has created a great benchmark for activity: If something is not a HELL YES!, it’s a no. End of story. If you are not 100% behind what you’re currently doing, stop doing it. There are certainly better things you could be doing.
To earn big meaning, you have to go out there in this big scary world and do things that matter to people. That break their hearts, that move their souls, the transform their lives. Even just a little bit.
Rather, it’s the life lessons, interpersonal skills, self-awareness and confidence that I earned through intellectually challenging moments and times of adversity.