If you are feeling lonely, sit in the dark. After a while, the monsters will make you feel like you are not alone anymore.
My bed is a mystical place where the events of the day transform – where I suddenly remember all the things I forgot to say and do; where tomorrow is a distorted mirror showing my darkest fears feeding on an imagined past; where the monsters come and say “hi” and refuse to let me sleep. Even though I’ve been tired all day, my bed is where I become wide awake.
If society is crazy, then going crazy is just being normal.
There is no need to dwell on mistakes if you have learnt their lessons. Don’t then regret the mistakes – because the more mistakes you have made the more you have learnt.
Instead of just asking for examples of success, interviewers should ask about how frequently the candidate fails. The ideal candidates make mistakes every day because they are trying at what they do, not merely implementing the same old templates.
A very important part of the release of any person’s potential is the bravery to take steps away from the crowd, not mindlessly conforming to groupthink and social expectations. It’s okay to fear if you do it anyway.
The short timespans of our lives serve as a reminder to release who you are while you have the opportunity to do so.
I’m where the best version of me would have been when he was 18.