“I’m in trouble because I'm normal and slightly arrogant. A lot of people don't like themselves and I happen to be totally in love with myself." ― Mike Tyson
Inevitable founders are deeply connected to the mission of their companies. There is no plan B for the inevitable. The interests are aligned.
The compounding power of putting in an extra 6-10 hours a week for the last decade helped me tremendously on the quest towards Munger/Naval freedom.
You are the only person capable of bringing tranquility and inner peace to yourself. It is not your mother, girlfriend, or partners. It comes from within.
We all suffer from problems, temptations, and disappointments. To experience success, you must have experienced failure.
In startup land, we build multi-billion-dollar empires in less than a decade. In startup land, self-reliance is paramount.
After my 27th birthday, I started thinking seriously about wealth creation. It became important goal ever since I realized I wanted to become an early-stage VC.