Principles and favorite quotes
Originally, I came across the principles tab on Bartosz Pucek's site, and immediately, I felt that I wanted it on my website, because it resonate with me as well . Some of them are so well-phrased that I just copied them. Simple truths cannot be rephrased. Credits to Bartosz.
Unmitigated daily discipline in all things. It’s the one thing that will make or break your life.
Be an infinite learner. Reading (learning) is the ultimate meta-skill. Think about spending on books as an investment.
Mindset is like a course - When you set correct you'll get there.
Our life is shaped by our mind; we become what we think.
Understand 80/20 rule.
Over-prepare. Never be late.
Always try to stay calm no matter what.
All the real benefits in life come from compound interest. Understand compounding.
Be endlessly curious. Hang out on the edges.
Your habits make you. Stick to simple rules.
Knowledge is the compound interest of curiosity.
Everything has been done before. The scenes change, but the behaviors and outcomes don’t.
Mistake is an environment for growth, fail often, fail fast.
Be prepared to fight for your life. Learn how to fight. Try survival training.
You never know what struggles people are hiding.
Don’t criticize someone in front of others.
Always demand a deadline.
Listening > speaking.
Do not complain.
Don’t be the smartest person in the room.
There is always a way out.
Always give more than you take.
Experiment and tinker — take lots of small risks.
Encourage intellectual debate.