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Why I’m glad I have a day job

Why I’m glad I have a day job

Fortune cookie

God…are you sending me motivational fortune cookies?

It took me awhile to catch onto what that fortune actually meant – that in sowing seeds of success, you’ll eventually enjoy a harvest of success. When I first read it, I thought it was like this Vince Lombardi quote:

“I’ve never known a man worth his salt who, in the long run, deep down in his heart, didn’t appreciate the grind, the discipline.”

I’ve always loved that quote. And to be honest, I kind of like that interpretation of the fortune cookie better. You don’t pay a price for success, … Continue reading