++++ Care about people's approval and you will be their prisoner. ++++ Breathe, Listen, Pause-T.H.I.N.K.-Play ++++ grit - courage and resolve; strength of character ++++ On the path to greatness an excess of repetition and boredom is unavoidable. ++++ Do not overthink. ++++ To avoid criticism, say nothing, do nothing, be nothing. ++++ Real peace is not just the absence of conflict; it's the presence of justice. ++++ Sucking at something is the first step towards being sorta good at something. ++++ Do not be consumed by anything but learning. ++++ Humor is not planned. It's spontaneous (Post #122).

If you're going to do something, commit 100% to it, because you're doing it anyway. Attack everything you do. ++++ You train people how to treat you. ++++ On the other side of suffering... is greatness. ++++ Live in the grip of life. ++++ If it doesn't challenge you, it won't change you. ++++ If it scares the absolute shit out of you, and it hurts to do, but you're doing it anyway... you're growing. ++++ If you're suffering through hard work and think you probably can't endure any more, you're probably only using 40% of your full capacity.

To make a sword, you have to put it through fire and you have to beat the fucking shit out of it. Repeatedly. You have to beat. the living. shit out of it. And so my mindset, started to become that... and I realized that nothing hard comes from soft.

Get after it.