Fullest Life

January 24, 2012 — 0 comment(s)
Found a rad article to be noted;

1. True wisdom and insight is always free.
2. Give your power over to no one.
5. Spend more time around people that both challenge and respect you.
6. Remain skeptical forever.
8. There is a method that works. Find it.
9. Join a movement.
12. Read more. Especially things you disagree with.
13. Get used to feeling stupid. It’s a sign of growth.
14. It’s easy for people to talk a good game, so watch how they behave instead.
15. Learn something from everyone.
17. Starve if you have to, for as long as you need to.
18. Survive on a little just to prove you can do it.
19. Get one big success at an early age. It’ll help build your confidence for bigger things.
20. Do what you say you’ll do. No one is reliable anymore.
22. Learn a new language.
24. Keep people around you that will tell you the truth.
26. If given the choice of equity or cash, always take cash.
27. Meet new people as often as possible. Offer to help them.
28. Don’t discriminate. Connect anyone in your network to anyone else.
31. Get a passport. Fill it up with stamps no one has ever seen.
33. Read biographies. It’s like having access to the best mentors in history.
34. Go to bed, and wake up, early. No one will bother you, letting your best work emerge.
35. Scare yourself a little bit every day. It will expand your inner map.
37. Don’t buy a lot of stuff, and only buy the stuff you really love.
40. Be as useful as you can in as many circumstances as possible.
42. Repeat people’s names when you meet them.
45. Make your home a place where you feel safe.
47. Take cold showers. They’re better than coffee.
48. Learn to enjoy hunger.
50. Always remember those who helped you. Deliver two or three times as much value back.
51. But also, help people who have never helped you, and can’t.
52. When you know that pain is temporary, it affects all of your decisions.
55. Meet with friends more often than you think you have to.
56. Learn to meditate. Go on a retreat if you have to.
57. Your stories are both more and less interesting than you think.
58. Learn to really listen.
59. Walk more.
62. Don’t take anything personally, ever.
63. Consider avoiding school. Go to lots of conferences instead.
65. Apologize more than you need to.
67. A good haircut changes everything.
69. Say no to projects you don’t care about.
70. Do things that are uncool. Later on, they usually end up becoming cool anyway.
72. Have some manners.
74. Learn about the Tetrapharmakos.
75. Find ways to cheat the system– just don’t cheat people.
77. At least once, date someone that’s out of your league.
78. Examine your jealousy. You’ll learn a lot about yourself.
79. Good connections are about people, not social networks.
84. If the internet is the best thing in your life, you have a serious problem.
87. Actually write on your blog. Nobody cares if it’s hard.
90. Do some freewriting. It helps you think things through.
93. If you see someone who needs help, stop asking yourself if they need help. Instead, just help.
96. Protect your hearing.
97. Do what’s most important first thing in the morning, before you check email.
98. Everyone feels like they’re not good enough. It’s not just you.
99. Courage is a learned skill.