Sometimes, the best way to know whether you’re passionate about something is to try it out. You won’t get anywhere by just thinking it through.

Tell me this required in Canada today

This is the first budget of Canada’s first-ever female finance minister in the first self-declared feminist government amidst the first ever global she-cession. There’s an opportunity here for a new narrative to be set out and a new way of doing things to be set out,” said economist Armine Yalnizyan, who sits on the government’s task force on women in the economy.


It is profound

Can somebody explain to me why with the biggest health problem in a century,with vaccines coming out that the production facilities of drug manufacturers are not being mobilized to the vaccine produced in large enough quantities to cover the whole population immediately

Having control over your time and doing the things you want isn’t everything, but it’s a hell of a lot more than something. You could say life has four major components — health, wealth, love, and happiness or purpose.

If you spend time on the wrong things, especially the wrong job, you can be deficient in all four of those buckets.

The reason some people love to engage in dangerous activities, such as mountain climbing, car racing, and so on, although they may not be aware of it, is that it forces them into the Now — that intensively alive state that is free of time, free of problems, free of thinking, free of the burden of the personality.” — Eckhart Tollep

About 43 years ago I was a busy entrepreneur working very hard to support my family when I was afflicted by miserable case of the Shingles on my face around my left eye.It knocked me out of commission for over the month.It left me with permanent damage to my eye.

It’s the reason why Aristotle wrote, “knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom” and why Leo Tolstoy mirrored those words with “everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.”pp

We can’t have everything we want, but we can have peace. Not just on the weekends, or when we retire, but right now. Not at the bottom of a bottle, or through a pay check, but within you. It’s available to all of us, right now.

Peace of mind is all I want

How happy you are is more a reflection of which habits you’ve cultivated in your life — optimism, hope, humility — than what you do for work.

David Chernofsky

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