Staying Present in a World of Information Overload
Maria Popova shared some awesome insight about the difficulties of being ambitious, but focused and yourself, in a world where information is literally constantly at your fingertips in this interview with 99u.
Let me share two of my favorite quotes; I hope they resonate with you, but I really recommend you read the entire article for a fresh take on learning to BE not to just stick to the SHOULDS!
"I think that word “should” in our internal narratives is very toxic—this notion of, “what should I be doing?” and it’s always pegged to some sort of expectation, whether it’s self-imposed or external or a combination of the two."
"The real work is how not to hang your self-worth, your sense of success and merits, the fullness of your heart, and the stability of your soul on those numbers."