Put simply, you can and must create experiences that change your identity. As your identity changes, your future will change. “The measure of intelligence is the ability to change.” Change can only happen by imagining a different world, and then courageously seeking new and expansive experiences. Change happens as you learn and expand your world. ALBERT EINSTEIN
Long term goals, do not be concerned with the day-to-day, let that flow. Have the courage to know when to stop.
"After you have exhausted what there is in business, politics, conviviality, and so on - have found that none of these finally satisfy, or permanently wear - what remains? Nature remains." WALT WHITMAN
"To be admitted to Nature's hearth costs nothing. None is excluded, but excludes himself. You have only to push aside the curtain." HENRY DAVID THOREAU
"You become most powerful in whatever you do if the action is performed for it's own sake rather than as a means to protect, enhance, or confirm to your role identity" MARCUS AURELIUS
"He who looks the higher is the more highly distinguished, and turning over the great book of nature which is the proper object of philosophy is the way to elevate one's gaze. GALILEO
"Be not the slave of your own past – plunge into the sublime seas, dive deep, and swim far, so you shall come back with new self-respect, with new power, and with an advanced experience that shall explain and overlook the old.” RALPH WALDO EMERSON