In the journey of life, our paths would cross with lots and lots of people; but not everyone we come across is an essential element to the fulfillment of our dreams. Some ought to remain acquaintances and contacts rather than become friends, and some ought to be eschewed all together.
The reality is, whatever you may wish to achieve in life and no matter the grandiosity of your dreams, chances are, someone else has already done it- someone else is already a pacesetter in that field- it would be wise if you’d learn from their steps and apply to your life as may be necessary.
The general consensus seems to hint that in his lifetime, the average person spends eight hours a day sleeping which translates to one-third of his life. I reckon that’s not too dis-similar from reality and thus constitutes a fairly accurate; if rather startling piece of information. Startling- because in light of this, a 90 year old has in fact lived for 60 years; with 20 years having been spent assuaging the daily exertions in sleep.
I was conducting a study sometime ago as to the feasibility of a certain endeavor when I came across a YouTube video; and in it, a particular quote- a Mark Twain's quote which I must have since referenced at least a dozen times in my conversations: "the two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why". How loud those words resonated in my mind; and even now, still resonate