Question: Can persistence always be a substitute for talent? Answer: Yes, especially if the persistence is done through a purposeful, mutually supportive, mutually complementing environment. It is even more so if our goal is to become “truly Human” which means full integration with other similarly inclined Human beings. In that context inherent, individual talent serves … More Persistence In The Right Environment Substitutes Talent
Question: What helps you to keep going in life no matter what? Answer: An overall, single most important goal, purpose for life, which I identified and keep burning, all important with the help of a special, purposeful, mutually complementing, mutually responsible, mutually supportive environment.
Question: Have you ever experienced a midlife crisis? Did you ever get out of it? Answer: I am 53 this year and I have experienced “midlife crisis” but fortunately only in a “shadowy” way, as if watching someone else going through it, sensing, feeling, observing the despair, helplessness, exploding new desires, panic to grab everything … More Avoiding Midlife Crisis
Question: What is an awesome thing you’ve done that you think everyone should try at least once? Answer: The most awesome thing I ever encountered was perceiving reality outside of, independent of myself, fully dissolving into the desires, viewpoints of others. There is no greater freedom than to become disconnected from self-awareness, self-concern, viewing the … More Total Freedom
Question: Have you ever made a mistake that you still regret until now? Answer: Yes. The greatest mistake I keep repeating is regretting the past, thinking that I had free choice over my actions, decisions. But in truth we had no choice in them, as everything unfolded perfectly, purposefully in order to bring us to … More No Regrets, Just Lessons Learned…
Question: What brings back everything into perspective? Answer: An overall goal. Only when we set up and keep an overall goal, purpose in life can we render whatever happens to us in the right, purposeful way. Only an overall goal can give our life perspective since without such “flag on top of the mountain” we … More An Overall Goal Providing The Right Perspective
Question: What’s the best way to know if you are surround yourself with the right crowd? Answer: We are emotional creatures, our mind, intelligence is “only” secondary, trying to make sense, catalog, sort our emotions. So we need to search for confirmation in our emotions. We know we are in the right crowd when we … More Confidence From The Environment