Just because it made sense then, doesn't mean it makes sense now! Re-evaluate!
So it's one thing to do something, and quite another to understand why you do it. (02:14)
And while some of these actions may have made sense at some point in time, or were taught to us to make sense in some situations, that doesn't mean they necessarily still make sense for us today. (02:24)
Regular evaluation is what makes us more intentional, what makes us more purposeful with our actions. (02:35)
Quote for the episode: "If we're regularly asking ourselves, 'will this make my life more or less enjoyable', then we can be more objective and intentional in deciding what actions we actually want to take." (02:58)
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Accidents will happen in life so captain your ship or at least hire one!
"Yes", he replied, "the boat went past me first on its way towards you." "You were lucky it missed you. I wasn't so lucky." "Well," said the newcomer, "I saw that it might hit me so I moved out of the way." (01:51)
"Little by little, a little becomes a lot...plus compounding interest!" - paraphrasing a Tanzanian proverb
You get your first 401(k) statement that you threw a couple pebbles into and it essentially says you know, "well thanks for playing, but you still have pretty much nothing", right?...