Today’s minimotivator from Rita Mae Brown on action vs reaction

Today’s minimotivator. A life of reaction is a life of slavery, intellectually and spiritually. One must fight for a life of action, not reaction. Rita Mae Brown Too often we are bouncing around like a pinball from one reaction to the next. Ping! Ping! Ping! Ping! This looks like we’re busy. This looks like we’re […]

Today’s minimotivator from Jodie Foster on being not normal

Today’s minimotivator. Normal is not 
something to 
aspire to, 
it’s something 
to get away from.

- Jodie Foster “I wish you were normal.” Never a more self-belief endangering statement has been uttered. “I wish you were normal.” Normal doesn’t amount too much though. Normal is boring. Normal fades into the background and leaves no ripples on […]

Today’s minimotivator on being stronger where we break

Today’s minimotivator. The world breaks everyone and afterward many are strong in the broken places. – Ernest Hemingway The Japanese have taken this idea to its limit with Kintsugi. The art of putting broken pottery pieces back together with gold. The idea is to embrace the flaws and imperfections and create a stronger, more beautiful […]