I’ve been confronted with the idea that by focusing on making myself better, I’m neglecting the rest of the world. To that I say “horse-shit!” Only by mastering and understanding ourselves will we be able to make the world a better place. The two don’t happen in isolation. As you … Continue reading
This is a primal scream into the depths of my soul, “DAMN IT BRANDON MOVE YOUR ASS!” Life is too short to be afraid of what people think. You may not think you’ve got much to offer other people but you do, if only your example. You’ve read book after book … Continue reading
My friend Gabe and I have been developing a business plan for some martial arts gyms. As a by-product we’ve been talking about business in general. Gabe mentioned that when people are paying you for lessons, they’re actually paying you twice. They’re giving you money to teach them, but they’re … Continue reading
I’ve been following the AVGN for a number of years. The creator and driving force behind it, Jame Rolfe has been working on a feature length movie for some time now. He’s just gotten back from filming in California and he posted a video on some lessons learned. While I’m … Continue reading
You cannot be your own filter. If you’re always told that you’re right, you will eventually believe it, and that is dangerous to not only yourself, but to everyone you talk to. We all need editors. If you don’t believe me, go sit through all three prequels. You know the ones I’m talking about. I don’t even have to say the name.
John Cheese – Cracked.com – 5 Reasons You Should Never Take Advice from Celebrities