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Next up, here's some best-of posts by category:
Want to get more done?
The Evolution of My Time/Habit/Life Tracking (probably my best post on getting more done)
The Joys of Public Accountability
More About Intek – Knowing a Skill vs. Living a Skill
Some General Life Goals
Guest Post: On Being On-Track With Obsessive Tasks
Why Isn’t My Book Done?
Fill Up Your Dead Time
New Word: intek
Positive Sum Games Don’t Require Natural Talent
Quitting Spectator Sports
Me? I’m a strategist
I think greatness is something you do, not something you are
Guest Post: Greatness and Humility
Becoming a Liberal and Magnificent Tipper
Why Build? Because I Like Humanity
Producing is a Million Times Better Than Consuming
Luck Doesn’t Exist
Rule an Empire, Fistful of Rice
Bad Stuff That’s Happened to You = Expensive Lessons You’ve Already Paid For
If luck doesn’t exist, then should we give way to fatalism?
We All Get 24 Hours…
Watching the Lightning
Observing the Pain
A Lot of Victory is Just Walking Around
Some General Good Advice:
The Problems With Half-Working
Is it cheaper to fly internationally to buy your next suits, luggage, etc?
Hey you – yeah YOU – you can be an entrepreneur
I Think Good Marketing Is Mostly Just Having People Want to Spend Time With You
I’m Realizing How Much a One Night Vacation Can Be Worth
On Refining Diet
If You’re Intelligent, Beware the Cleverness Disease
Constantly Improve Your Environment
Some Collected Quotes and Poetry:
Going to sleep a lot and rejoin the land of the living tomorrow. (Hamlet)
Patience – In Macro, Yes; In Micro, No (Tokugawa quotes)
Sun Tzu says – Make It Look Easy
Wisdom Shouts in the Streets (Proverbs from the Bible)
We’re Living in the Future (video: "Everything's amazing but nobody's happy" - watch it now if you haven't already seen it)
“Son, as soon as someone puts their hands on you…”
Keeping Death In Mind
“You have a lot of nerve trying to earn $15,000 on one deal; why, you’re only a broker.”
Could You Do Genius Quality Work?
Yeah, I've Pretty Much Beaten Sugar
Some Differences Between Being High Born and Low Born
Lessons Learned from the Firestorm of Controversy
Steel on the Inside, Silk on the Outside
Excerpts from Hagakure, Chapter 1
The Pleasure of Walking
The Weakest of the Great Men of All Time
The line between impossible and huge effort possible goals?
Chase Meaning, Not Happiness
Steps to Achievement: The Pitfalls, Costs, Requirements, and Timelines
How to Avoid Exchange-Based Relationships
Give Me Strife and Suffering (but in manageable doses)
What Gets Measured, Gets Managed
Other ways to connect -
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