What stops you from getting started?

Most of the time, what keeps us from doing something are ourselves.

Do you know that project you plan to do but do not do it for any reason? What is the least you can do this project? Do the least, but do it. Evolve slowly. Time flies, and the sooner you start, the sooner you’ll get there, no matter where “there” be.

And most of the time, the beginning is all wrong, in fact. And that’s good. To err early, adapt early, evolve early. I work and I very much believe in learning by doing. But it is not only by doing that you learn. It is doing giving and seeking your best. Reflecting and taking improvement at every step. Sharing and documenting mistakes and learnings.

Most of the things I do in life, I started doing wrong — writing, lecturing, testing — and I have been learning over time. I do not have much patience to read theories, to follow models. I like to test, see how it works and try to improve. Then, if I need to, I’ll see what it’s like in theory. And the knowledge always comes with time, so the sooner starts, better is.

Nothing prevents you from getting started. Start with the minimum, but start.

Which projects would you like to be doing now, but have not started yet?

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