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Not finished yet

It’s well-known that humans are terrible at remembering things. We peer through the blurry lens of time, forgetting the boring or nasty or annoying memories and embellishing the tasty morsels. It makes us awful at predicting the future too. We ignore all of the massive, disruptive change we’ve lived through and decide that the future […]

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Everyone starts out crap

Failure is frustrating, so it’s important to remember that we all start out crap. Whenever we try something new, our first attempt is always terrible. And we usually stay pretty terrible for many more attempts after that. It’s normal to be shit at stuff. As James Clear reminds us: “Your favourite athlete’s first workout was […]