Stoic Letter 9
On the excessive desire for success
What is it that you’re after this year? A higher paycheck? A new house? More friends? Getting a book deal? As you’re getting after it, remind yourself to stay focused on the journey — not the outcome.
Everything you want in life has a price. That’s something we tend to forget. We get stuck in what I call, “but if I” thinking. We say stuff like, “I know…