Adam Thoughts #333.

September 3, 2019 in , Adam Thoughts by Adam Dunlap

All thoughts are original unless quoted. From ideas published August 19 – August 25, 2019.

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The upward spiral that ties together progress and ethics is accelerating. Soon the two will be inseparable.

https://www.cnbc.com/amp/2019/08/19/the-ceos-of-nearly-two-hundred-companies-say-shareholder-value-is-no-longer-their-main-objective.html

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define; Creativity the use of the imagination or original ideas, especially in the production of an artistic work.

The base is “creating” and “original ideas.” Otherwise one is just copying. The true nature of creativity means you have to do something no one has done before.

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Let the writer write, and let the actor act. Your words are limiting. In order to find the essence of life there has to be freedom.

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Honor your pattern.

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The key to my heart is probably good conversation and a cute nose.

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Guess and check. That’s life.

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Sync up.

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Maybe it’s not just acting. It’s telling a story.

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But I liked the inefficiencies.

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A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush. I could also burn the ships. Hmm, decisions decisions.

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Love. Experience. Art. I’m not sure anything else matters.

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Before I knew anything about acting, I called myself a “life actor.” This explains many things.

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“Trolling” is acting. But acting on the internet is easy. It’s trolling in person where the real art emerges.

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When something works. That’s when you understand why everything else didn’t.

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No plan needed. Just follow your excitement.

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I got sidetracked once. Will it happen again? Let’s hope not. Let’s hope not.

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It’s too late. You’re too far behind. If you had met at 25 you’d have a chance. But now? You’ll never catch up.

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I believe I can give something to this art. I believe I can make a mark on it. I believe I can change it. That’s why I have to do it.

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I’m an artist. Acting is just my favorite medium.

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I made up a campaign slogan for my upcoming presidential bid. What do you guys think?

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If you knew the future and you told me, “Adam, all you’ll ever be is a great actor who makes big films,” then I’d quit tomorrow. We are here to find something much deeper.

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Are we a commodity or are we a brand?

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If it’s your destiny, can you avoid it? What if you tried?

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Freedom for stability. That’s the trade-off. That’s the trade-off.

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[Cheat Codes & Daniel Blume – Who’s got your love]