Lifestyle: Are you ready?
27 Feb 2020
If you wait until you’re ready, you’ll be waiting the rest of your life.
You'll never be fully ready for the things that matter.
Most of the time, waiting until you're ready is fear talking.
We're scared that if we put our heart and soul into something it might fail. How you respond to this fear is often the difference between living a meaningful life and one filled with regret.
Good opportunities appear suddenly and disappear rather quickly.
Beyond a certain point in life, outcomes matter less than minimizing regrets. While the pain of trying something and failing sucks, it's over rather quickly.
The pain of regret, however, lingers forever.
You don't control the outcome. You control your actions.
Are you moving toward success or avoiding failure?
Keep asking great questions …
Read more articles in this fortnight's edition of 'News Farmers Can Use':
- Farming: Is your soil compacted? Is water run-off a problem?
- Money: Past returns – Do they tell us anything?
- Climate change: Public lecture – Beyond the green revolution
 Adapted from Brain Food (Farnam Street), Farnam Street Media Inc., Ottawa, Canada