Adventures In Life

William Willis
Find your meaning. Become who you aspire to be. 1 sketch + 1 quote + 1 atomic essay each weekday to challenge and inspire you.
Created 07 Jan 2021
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  • Help Others Heal
    19 Nov 2021 • 1 min read
    “Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about.” — Wendy Mass There are few evil people in this world. The rest are wounded animals lashing out, not knowing how to heal. Y...
  • Scale Without Permission
    18 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 1 2
    “A creator is an individual who scales without permission.” — Hugo Amsellem We creators have been used and abused for far too long. We are bled dry by social media platforms and other intermediaries. ...
  • Master Fear by Declawing It
    17 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    “Everything you want is on the other side of fear.” — Jack Canfield What keeps you from starting is the path to starting. The path is not easy, and that is entirely the point. There is no such thing a...
  • The Source of Friction
    16 Nov 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    “Our doubts are traitors and make us lose the good we oft might win by fearing to attempt.” — William Shakespeare What keeps you from starting keeps you from continuing. You must remove the friction. ...
  • Who Owns Whom?
    15 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 2 0
    “Things you own, end up owning you.” — Tyler Durden, Fight Club Be careful what you keep... and the company you keep. All of them will own you to some degree. Do you serve them? Or do they serve you? ...
  • Burnout Is A Loss of Humanity
    12 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 3 0
    “Burnout is what happens when you try to avoid being human for too long.” — Michael Gungor Burnout has many causes. But it is rooted in a loss of humanity. And what is the culprit? All known causes de...
  • Idea Storming
    11 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 2 0
    “Create something people want to share.” — John Jantsch Engagement is the flip side of content creation. One needs the other. One feeds the other. Creating something is the essence of value. This essa...
  • Life Instructs When Plans Fail
    10 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 3 2
    “My mother taught me that the universe guides, teaches, and offers up gifts... even when bad things happen.” — John Wozniak I haven’t eaten in over two days. And all I can think about is food. What I ...
  • Yes Means No
    05 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 2 0
    “Saying ‘yes’ to one thing means saying ‘no’ to another. That’s why decisions can be hard sometimes.” — Sean Covey Yes and No are one in the same. Every Yes to one thing is a No to another. And vice v...
  • Work Generates the Best Ideas
    04 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 2 0
    “All the best ideas come out of the process; they come out of the work itself. Things occur to you.” — Chuck Close An idea doesn’t come first. The work does. In the process of doing interesting work, ...
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