FDR

The daily stoic : 366 meditations on wisdom, perseverance, and the art of living / Ryan Holiday and Stephen Hanselman. November 11th IT’S NOT THE THING, IT’S WHAT WE MAKE OF IT "When you are distressed by an external thing, it’s not the thing itself that troubles you, but only your judgment of it. And … Continue reading FDR

Jaws

“The fish broke water right beside the boat, with a great rushing whoosh of noise. It rose vertically, and in an instant of horror Brody gasped at the size of the body. Towering overhead, it blocked out the light. The pectoral fins hovered like wings, stiff and straight, and as the fish fell forward, they … Continue reading Jaws

Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy – Sheryl Sandberg 

Introduction I thought resilience was the capacity to endure pain, so I asked Adam how I could figure out how much I had. He explained that our amount of resilience isn’t fixed, so I should be asking instead how I could become resilient. Resilience is the strength and speed of our response to adversity—and we … Continue reading Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy – Sheryl Sandberg