Sean Stephenson quotes page 3
One of the greatest illusions of the mind is the belief that how you feel now is how you'll
Sometimes jerks win. So what? Doesn't mean you have to be one to win.
Shy behaviour is triggered the second we start thinking about ourselves. The moment we
start thinking and acting selflessly, reaching out to help those around us, shyness subsides.
If you talked to your friends the way you talk to yourself, you probably wouldn't have any
No one accidentally falls into a really crappy life. They built it slowly over years of neglecting
What's popular isn't always right, and what's right isn't always popular.
If you live at your personal best you'll upset those who are afraid to live at theirs.
Never-the-less, proceed boldly.
I am honestly convinced there are two totally different versions of me. The refreshed bad-ass
and the tired dumb-ass.
Who's on your pit crew? Take a good, honest look at the people you have selected to be in
your pit crew. Have you drafted any takers, drainers, or destroyers? In your Get Off Your BUT
Now! journal, make a list of your top five friends, the people you call when you're having a
bad day. Ask yourself if they're taking from, draining, or destroying you in any way.
You're not "spiritual" if you talk trash about religion and you're not "religious" if you judge the
hell out of others.
It's so easy to wander through life acting as if everyone around you were a hologram, not
really there, separate from you. That is SO not true. We are all connected... Every form of
religion and science that I've ever studied always comes back to this very point: we're all
A boy finds a girl to go bed with; a man finds a woman to wake up to.
When you place yourself in an environment, you eventually become the environment. It's
inevitable. The right group of companions can be the greatest asset to your success and
well-being. The wrong group, however, can tear your life to pieces and send you careening
off a cliff.
Self-pity is a drug... Pity is a drug. Your first hit on the pity pipe makes you feel good, but it's
just a temporary fix. All too soon, it leaves you in a darker place, craving more.