Monday, May 4, 2015

Inspiration: hunger and snowboarding

   Found this one on the backing of my Rock Tape: "A good meal ought to begin with hunger." —French proverb
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   This one came from my financial counsel: "Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious." —Stephen Hawking 
   FYI, looking at your feet while snowboarding will cause you to crash. LOOK WHERE YOU'RE HEADED. There's an important lesson in there for sure! —me
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   And this one came from a  man named Andrew with whom I had a very exciting conversation this morning. He embodies this idea, having recognized his passion and started his own company 20 years ago. Hugely inspiring! "Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.”    —Howard Thurman
   PS: speaking of hunger: