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Dec. 17, 2020

47-Perspective is an interesting thing

47-Perspective is an interesting thing


We talk about perspective and what it's like to see things from a different angle

Key Takeaways

  • Take a step back
  • Two people looking at the number 6 or number 9
  • Perspective is a thermostat and not a thermometer
  • Instead of striving for perfective strive for excellence
  • Prospective 
  • Old woman and the young woman
  • What would you do if you had less time?
  • Are you ready to learn the truth about yourself?
  • What truth are you holding onto?
  • Clear river versus a murky lake


"Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot." Charlie Chaplin

"Perspective is an interesting thing." Shane Baller

“The greatest tragedy for any human being is going through their entire lives believing the only perspective that matters is their own.” Doug Baldwin

“Be willing to be a beginner every single morning.” Meister Eckhart

“If you're wondering what I mean by "miracle", it's simple: a miracle is a shift in perspective from fear to love.” Gabrielle Bernstein

"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth." Marcus Aurelius

“The fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas covered planet going around a nuclear fireball 90 million miles away and think this to be normal is obviously some indication of how skewed our perspective tends to be.” Douglas Adams

“None of us are getting out of here alive, so please stop treating yourself like an after thought. Eat the delicious food. Walk in the sunshine. Jump in the ocean. Say the truth that you’re carrying in your heart like hidden treasure. Be silly. Be kind. Be weird. There’s no time for anything else.” Christopher Walken