This is a very powerful video about the importance of having passion for your work. Without passion it’s too easy to quit if things don’t go smoothly and quickly.
I may have more money than you, but money doesn’t make the difference. If there is any difference between you and me, it may simply be that I get up and have a chance to do what I love to do, every day. If you learn anything from me, this is the best advice I can give you. – Warren Buffett
I may or may not compile of list of list of quotes and insights from various people. This really isn’t a motivational blog.
However, this short list will take you far in life if you take it to heart.
Billionaire Movies: A Lesson From The Edge
What one man can do, another can do. – David Mamet’s The Edge
Last evening something reminded me of a line from a 1997 David Mamet movie in which a billionaire is stranded out in the Rocky Mountains after a plane crash along with two other men. The trio then quickly finds itself being stalked by a huge grizzly bear. Anthony Hopkins plays the billionaire, Charles Morse. His companions in the ordeal are played by Alec Baldwin (“Robert”) and Harold Perrineau (“Stephen”). Stephen dies early on leaving Charles and Robert to try to work together in order to survive despite the fact that Charles knows that Robert is having an affair with his wife. Continue reading