Adam Thoughts #223.

July 23, 2017 in , Adam Thoughts by Adam Dunlap

All thoughts are original unless quoted.

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“I’m going down with the ship.” -Elon Musk

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“I really wouldn’t recommend anyone [do what I did]*. It’s not a recipe for happiness and freedom.” -Elon Musk

*start a car company
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Stay disciplined, or follow the energy?

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I have no idea where my charisma came from.

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I think a new number system is what will open new possibilities.

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I am not a business man. I’m a visionary. So how could I stay interested in a project that isn’t fulfilling its vision?

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‘What made you successful? There has got to be 4 or 5 things that made you successful. Stay involved in those even as your company grows.’

A different take on what Lorenzo Fertitta said.

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“What we are really selling here is energy… You can’t do everything, but you should always keep your hands on some of the key things.” –Lorenzo Fertitta

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When you can’t win no matter what you do.

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The goal is always to work smarter not harder. Brute force is one way to accomplish a task and sometimes we have to do that. But if we can be strategic and intelligent then we really win.

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Manipulate reality.

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I’m not a business man. I’m a visionary, and my timing was really good.

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“Success without fulfillment is failure.” -Tony Robbins

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Control distribution or inspire demand.

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All things being equal, jump on the train that looks like it’s going the fastest.

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What if you had to play basketball but you could never look at the hoop when you’re shooting, and you could never know if you made a shot. How would you know you’re getting better? That’s how life feels. Because you don’t always know where you are going. There are not always results. There is not always feedback. There is no template.

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Every day I am closer to death. What an exciting idea.

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Biding time.

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Live a crazy life then sell the rights to your story to Hollywood. Maybe that’s what the goal should be.

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Will tomorrow be the day?

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If your passion is to help people, what do you do if they don’t want your help?

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How are we going to change life around.

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The epiphanies become self-evident .

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Convince yourself first, and everything else will fall into place.

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You build an emotional foundation by having emotional experiences.

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A true samurai xD This guy is awesome : ))))

[Billy cuts water bottles with katana blade]

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“We never say anything unless it’s worth taking a long time to say.” -Treebeard

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Someone who makes you excited to get out of bed in the morning.

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[Home by Daughtry]

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[I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing by Aerosmith]