Life is About People
As I get older, I’m more convinced life is ultimately about spending time with amazing people.
This was not so obvious to me growing up and is still unnatural for me as someone who loves spending time alone.
But being around amazing people who make you better makes life better. Life is more likely to be average or mediocre if you’re around average or mediocre people, but we can increase the likelihood of our lives being amazing if we’re around amazing people.
Humanity is about connection, building memories, and triumphing against worthwhile challenges. You can only do that by being around great people and being a great person to be around with.
As the saying goes: “If you want to go fast go alone. If you want to go far, go together.”
If the quality of our lives depend on who we spend time with, it makes perfect sense that we should aim to have a high standard for people (family...
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