30 Random 2021 Insights
Random Observation/Comment #743: Even if the years pass quickly, I’ll have a blog of random thoughts.
Why this List?
When going through my end of year clean up, I archive old Keep notes that come from random inspirations. Here’s some of my favorite out of context random notes from 2021.
What we do is much more than what we have
Do and wisdom will come
Happiness is in the pursuit and not the possession
Maximize your good deeds
Networking can get you into doors that degrees cannot
A place for everything and everything for its place
Don’t change your habit, change your habitat
I have everything I want except for relevance, self awareness, and meaning
When the facts change, I change my opinion
The best way to change the world is to change yourself
It’s easier to change yourself than the world
Kill 2 birds with one stone –> Feed 2 birds with one scone
Use power of influence and not influence of power
Success is in the last 10%
What do you call a magician that lost his magic? Ian
I went to church occasionally, but not religiously
The key to your success is your rejection
If you don’t have a cup, you can’t fill it with water. Be a cup with questions and fill it with information.
Bacon and eggs – the chicken is involved, but the pig is committed
Bulls take the stairs up and bears take the elevator down
The thing about freedom is not just to say what you want, but to choose not to listen
Get comfortable with being rigorously unproductive once in a while
They need to understand that we’re human so they can understand that they’re human
Something beats nothing by an infinite amount
How long is a good idea?
Throat clearing should just be one or two sentences
Good design is as little design as possible
Self improvement is an endless process and not an overnight sensation
If you want to be a good friend, ask people for help.
The semantics of success were hers and no one else’s
~See Lemons Randomly Insightful