We all bend the map at one point or another. Sometimes we’re lost in the woods and desperate to find our way home. Other times we’re making decisions that will impact our lives for years to come. In either case, it’s better to see reality instead of what we wish was in front of us.
It’s true of packing your bag, it’s true of achieving your goals… It’s true of life. You don’t get what you expect, you get what you inspect. The trick is to figure out how to inspect everything in your life without obsessing about it.
Rule #37. Be Yourself. It sounds cliche, I know. You’ve heard it before (or read it on a cat poster). Except I don’t mean be who you currently are, I mean be the real you, the version of yourself that you really want to be. Read on to find out how.