Everything dies. That’s just how it is. We have so many days, and then they end. You’re dead for billions of years, live a few, and are dead again for eternity. That’s the bad news.

That’s also a call to stop going through the motions. Live life fully. It doesn’t mean screaming “full send!” and barreling through intersections. It means being nice, prioritizing your time/resources toward things that bring you joy/value.

Time’s a finite resource, make it count.

No one regrets spending less time at the office than they could’ve. Same goes for your phone. When your clock runs out— and it will — will you…



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