Nothing will make your whole life stand up and take notice more than when you do something you thought you couldn’t do.
Most people don’t voluntarily go out to dinner by themselves nor see a movie in a theatre, go to a concert, travel locally or overseas. Why would you ever do anything that is normally a social activity – all by yourself? What would be the point?Full Story +
How would it feel if you didn’t know what you were “supposed” to look like?Full Story
Are you making your mark? Standing out? Blending in? Collaborating? Rebelling?Full Story
On my 49th birthday, I climbed stairs all day long. By choice.Full Story
A 4th grade girl talks herself into something she’s never done before, and reacts after she did it.
Do something you’ve never done before as often as possible.
We have this bucket list, we have these things we want to do in life, and I thought about all the people I wanted to reach out to that I didn’t, all the fences I wanted to mend, all the experiences I wanted to have and I never did.”
This is fantastic advice. And she loves data and studies to back it up.
“Never let your fear overcome your desire. Let the obstacles in your path be external, not internal. Fortune does favor the bold and you’ll never know what you’re capable of if you don’t try.”
Vivian Maier’s negatives (hundreds of thousands of them) were discovered in boxes after her death. And they are beautiful.
Whatever happens in life, keep moving as much as possible.
- Doing Something You’ve Never Done BeforeFull Story
- Your Thoughts During a Plane CrashFull Story
- Your Beliefs About Yourself MatterFull Story
- Becoming UndiscoveredFull Story
- Organizing Books, Books & More BooksFull Story
- RSA Animates: Language as a Window into Human NatureFull Story
- Perception of Time Creates Our PerspectiveFull Story
- Just Dance!Full Story
Starting the fire of inspiration, motivation and determination to create a thriving life.Full Story April 20th, 2012
What books are worth having, keeping, collecting? Richard Macksey has amassed an unusually large collection and it expresses and defines who he is, to his core.Full Story March 27th, 2012
Want to put books into the hands of people who haven’t had access to books or need to learn to read? Can you imagine never having read a book?Full Story July 30th, 2011
An engaging stop motion animation of books being organized, playfully. I love how books look when organized by color.Full Story February 27th, 2011
Exercises, constraints, prompts, and ways of constructing and deconstructing thoughts to get to better ideas.Full Story January 29th, 2011