Life Shots: Moment of self-reckoning
Driving the car like a dead piece of charcoal, the concrete face of the road throws a lack of purpose on your face with each drive taken back to home from the office and the other way round.
[Many people] think it means accept failure with dignity and move on. The better, more subtle interpretation is that failure is a manifestation of learning and exploration. If you aren’t experiencing failure, then you are making a far worse mistake: You are being driven by the desire to avoid it. And, for leaders especially, this strategy — trying to avoid failure by out-thinking it — dooms you to fail.
Happiness consists in frequent repetition of pleasure.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.