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Steve Jobs' Speech at Stanford University
Connecting the dots
You can’t connect the dots looking forward, but you can connect the dots looking backward.
The dots somehow will connect your life -> follow your heart.
Remembering that we all be dead soon, it’s the most important thing that ever encountered to make the big choices in life.
Death clears out the old, the make way for the new.
Your time is limited so don’t waste it by living someone elses life.
Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition, they somehow already know what your truly want to become.
Love and lost
Best thing = fired from Apple
You got the find what your love. Keep looking, don’t settle.
A Kinder, Gentler Philosophy of Success - Alain de Botton
Victims of the career crisis
1. Surrounded by snobs
= anybody who takes a small part of you and guesses that to come to a complete version of who you are.
= someone who doesn’t care about your achievements.
2. Hope we have for our careers
It’s about what can human achieve with their lifespan.
Anyone can achieve anything
Envy <-> spirit of equality
The more identification, the more envious
A meritocratic society
= a society where someone with talent will get to the top.
Nothing should hold you back
Your position is deserved
Nature: escape of our own competition and drama
We like to feel in contact with something that is not human.
We live in a society with rewards to emotional goods.
Failure and success
Failure: judgement and radical of others
Tragedy: art form to show how people fail.
Tabloid (newspapers) vs. tragedy
You can’t be successful at everything
Any vision of success must admit what’s losing out on.
We must be the truly orphans of our own ambitions.
How to find work you love by Scott Dinsmore
80% of the people don't enjoy their work
3 step passionate framework
1. Becoming a self-expert
If you don't know what you're looking for, you don't find it.
Definition of success
Things that we love to do
Things that we are naturally good at
Values - what is our soul made of?
Experiences - Wat inspires us?
Identify your passion with the compass
2. Do the impossible and push our limits
1.They tell themselves they can’t do it
People around them tell them they can’t do it -> fitness
3. Surround yourself with passionate people
Get away of the people that bring you down
They can change our whole world if we decide to do something about it.
Doing something that makes matters to you and makes impact that only you can make.
Everything was impossible until someone did it.