One of the best kinds of thrill is defining, honoring, and achieving our goals. Gina Greenlee *I only ever feel most alive when I am striving towards a perceived attainable goal. How do you feel when you finally have in possession the thing you sought after for such a long time? Is it pride? Happiness? […]Read More The thrill is (always) in the chase
Of all the quotes I have read in my life so far, there is one that stands above the rest. There are millions of them out there and I have no doubt that each and every philosophical quote ever printed would be held dearest to somebody. So mine, the one that impacted my train of […]Read More Man in the arena
Training towards an event for almost an entire year to then meet the day at the height of your abilities and then fail. It sounds quite sombre. But if we always accomplished every single thing we did we would probably lose our drive and our passion very quickly in life. We get to choose from […]Read More Pursuit (try again)
Motivation is a passing cloud Who am I? Some lesson to be learned? A vessel that I am supposed to board until I reach my next destination? An obstacle that I need to overcome before I can truly make my way through this life? Who am I? Some creature with all the traits of a […]Read More Who are you?
You wake up, even though it’s 2 hours before light up. Put on that shot of coffee. You know it will get things moving. Thinking of what you need to execute this morning before your work life begins again. Play that track, play that album, play it until it consumes your workout and flows through […]Read More Every day
Moral code To take a couple lines from Mother Teresa’s quotes on ‘practicing humility’, firstly, in the title of this blog, second, ‘to accept being slighted, forgotten and disliked.’ Over the course of 17 months I have given as much of my energy to being more grounded, attentive, present in the moment, non judgemental, calm […]Read More To Avoid Curiosity
Your bucket of water Your life consists of priorities. They vary from family, work and social responsibilities. They are unavoidable…if you want to maintain your current status in life as you know it. You get to decide what is important to you each and every moment. What action you take towards these responsibilities constantly defines […]Read More Progression and retrogression Pt.2