When I walked into my AirBnb for the first time, the birdcage decoration on the coffee table caught my eye straight away. As someone who has spent the past decade working to create a life on my own terms, there was a deeper, more symbolic meaning behind it for me. Despite aspiring to freedom for so long, I realized I had never precisely defined it for myself. I thought about it a lot, I
Inception Quotes From Cobb You’re waiting for a train. A train that’ll take you far away. You know where you hope this train will take you. But you can’t know for sure. Yet it doesn’t matter. Cobb Building a dream from your memory is the easiest way to lose your grasp on what’s real and what is a dream. Cobb Once an idea has taken hold of the brain it’s almost impossible to eradicate.
“Diligence is the mother of good fortune, and idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes,” Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes claimed. And while it’s certainly true that it can be easy for some to fall into bad habits or get caught up in unproductive thinking when we’re idle, for entrepreneurs, digital nomads and businesspeople, being busy seems like a way of life. There’s always something
Life is a succession of moments, to live each one is to succeed. Corita Kent Mindfulness is not chasing the moment but sipping the nectar of the moment. Amit Ray The best way to pay for a lovely moment is to enjoy it. Richard Bach The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why. Mark Twain You only live once; but if
The stars will never align, and the traffic lights of life will never all be green at the same time. The universe doesn’t conspire against you, but it doesn’t go out of its way to line up the pins either. Conditions are never perfect. ‘Someday’ is a disease that will take your dreams to the grave with you. Pro and con lists are just as bad. If it’s important to you and you want
Not till we are lost, in other words not till we have lost the world, do we begin to find ourselves, and realize where we are and the infinite extent of our relations. Henry David Thoreaux Feeling lost, crazy and desperate belongs to a good life as much as optimism, certainty and reason. Alain de Botton We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the