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Stop telling yourself “I’ll be happy when…”

When I get that job/house/car/partner/money… I’ll be happy. How often do you do this to yourself? The problem with this is that we never arrive there, because the finish line always moves. We also cheat ourselves out of a dopamine hit when we constantly reach for the next goal, instead of celebrating where we’re at. We then find ourselves wanting to achieve less and less, which is why so many people get stuck and stall in life. Try instead living…

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Most people will choose unhappiness over uncertainty

MOST PEOPLE WILL CHOOSE UNHAPPINESS OVER THAN UNCERTAINTY Wow. Bold statement by Tim Ferris isn’t it? Looking at the world around us and the people within it, it’s also a very accurate one.  I like to think of myself as someone who would choose uncertainty over unhappiness and in many ways I do, but there have also been sticky areas in my life where I’ve remained willingly unhappy rather than take the risks of change. Does that ring true for…

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