The most important asset that we have is ourself

This point was argued by the 80,000 hour foundation and Book - Essentialism.. the disciplined pursuit of lessBook - Essentialism.. the disciplined pursuit of less

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author: Greg McKeown
title: Essentialism: the disciplined pursuit of less
year: [[2014]]



: Our body and mind are the tools that we use to make our highest contribution. Taking care of oneself is often either given too low of a priority or actively discouraged by modern "hustle culture". Keep in mind that you want to make contributions for the next decades, so you will need to pace yourself accordingly. McKeown uses this to argue that Play is part of an essentialist lifePlay is part of an essentialist life
[[Essentialism]] can seem like an overly strict focus on work, but [[Book - Essentialism.. the disciplined pursuit of less]] argues otherwise: McKeown says that play is important and should in face...

We are our most important resource, and Your potential impact is determined on two things.. Resources and AbilitiesYour potential impact is determined on two things.. Resources and Abilities
When looking to invest work into something that furthers your potential to make money or impact the world around you in a meaningful way, they further one of two things:


Resources you have, lik...

It is pretty obvious that we need to take better care of ourselves, so why is it overlooked so often? A typical case of Most situations are simple, many are just emotionally difficult to act uponMost situations are simple, many are just emotionally difficult to act upon

This quote is taken from the later chapters of [[Book - The 4 Hour Work Week]].
When we have trouble with making a decision, we need to take a step back in order to identify the source of thes...