How Dare You Settle For Less When The World Has Made It So Easy For You To Be Remarkable?

Maarten van Doorn
Aug 19, 2018 · 5 min read

Let’s play Freud

There are many explanations of why we do something rather than nothing going around that link busyness to psychological struggle.

Why am I still not fulfilled?

Why would someone be convinced that we spend our time running away from ourselves or our boring lives, desiring a life without goals if only capitalism wouldn’t have tricked us?

Maslow on self-fulfillment

What should we make of this argument?

“How dare you settle for less when the world has made it so easy for you to be remarkable?” -Seth Godin

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