A Cure for Not Trusting Yourself

A good cure for not trusting yourself is figuring out what good you were trying to do in the first place. Socrates made a pretty good argument that people are always trying to do what they believe will be good, even if they have a messed up idea of what good is. Saying someone is […]

My Promise To The World

Dear world, You make my heart race. You make me feel like I’m going to fall. It’s like standing at the railing of a tall building, looking over the edge with the wind in your face, when you feel that thrill in your spine, that urge to jump. I don’t trust myself with you. I’m […]

Leadership & Originality: What Do You Have In Common With Scared Buffalo?

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There is a road, no simple highway/ between the dawn and the dark of night/ and if you go, no one may follow/ That path is for your steps alone… You who choose to lead must follow/ but if you fall you fall alone/ If you should stand then who’s to guide you?/ If I […]

The Chef’s Secret for a Good Life

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“As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.” ― Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Faust If there is one reason to be yourself, it is to live a good life. Depending on who you are, that might mean happiness, or wisdom, or love, or wealth, or health, or success. But first you must trust […]