We don’t have the luxury of choosing the circumstances in which we were brought into this world. I didn’t choose my parents, sex, body type, instinctual urges, psychological make-up, or any other fucking thing. Yet one day, all of a sudden here I am dealing with all of this shit. Here I am interpreting the […]
Don’t tell me how the fuck I should think, I have complete autonomy over my entire being. Don’t tell me what is right and wrong, I know the voice of my own conscience, I’ll decide that. Don’t tell me what I should be doing, I control my world. This is a dictatorship and I assume
Former New York Yankees Hall of Fame baseball player Reggie Jackson, AKA Mr October, AKA 1977 World Series MVP is quoted as saying, “I sometimes underestimate the magnitude of me.” I can’t tell you how much I fucking love this quote. The audacity of it. He repeated a part of it years later to an
If you ever want to know how to completely destroy your own soul, just start settling. Start compromising. Give in to pressure. Laugh at jokes when they aren’t funny. Agree to go out with someone when you really don’t want to. Never say no. Be afraid to say the word no. Have a scarcity mindset.
There is safety in numbers, and thus safety in thought and action. These numbers make up the herd. The herd teaches us where to walk, where not to walk. Don’t go that route, they say, danger lies ahead. Vote for this candidate, they say, she will free us from the mess we find ourselves in.
At some point, every person on this earth has a moment in life when they look themselves in the mirror and come face to face with who they really are. Not who their friends say they are. Not who their family or coworkers tell them who they are. That’s more accurate. They tell you who
When you’re having a great day, and everything is going right it’s easy to hit the gym or knock out that report for work. Hell, even traffic doesn’t suck. That’s because you’re looking through a perspective that has excitement, positivity, and momentum keeping it clear. What about when things get hard, or you lose something