How to figure yourself out
Yann Girard

So true — but it’s also like tango lessons where you’re told to remember this, do that — and oh yeah, stay relaxed! I remember whispering to a friend how the professional dancers make it look so easy — that’s because they put in the 10,000 hours! Unfortunately, here’s no hack for all the conscious effort it takes to do things effortlessly. “Before enlightenment, chop wood and carry water — after enlightenment, chop wood and carry water,” as the zen koan goes.

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