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Lukasz Laniecki
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[ 3 min read ] CHRISTOF (to Sylvia who’s just accused him in a phone conversation of making a prisoner out of Truman and for 30 years entertaining the whole world at his expense): I have given Truman a chance to lead a normal life. The world. The place you... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at My Game
[ 1 min read ] Many young people fear that question. They assume that they should know exactly. That those who don’t know exactly have a big problem. Don’t be intimidated by that question! There is no reason. You will live your own life is the best answer. Feeling lost,... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at My Game
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[ 6 min read ] My Author Journey, Friday, November 17, 2017 # 874 (countdown) - I’ve been thinking about my newest book (the one which is about to be released by the end of November - The 44 Success Principles by an unimportant, young looking 40 year old man... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at My Game
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[ 5 min read ] My Author Journey, Thursday, November 16, 2017 # 875 (countdown) - Today my son said to me “You are very lucky to chance upon all those interesting things to shoot when you’re out there and shoot those photos.” Looking at photographs of Robert Capa (from... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at My Game
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[ 6 min read ] My Author Journey, Wednesday, November 15, 2017 # 876 (countdown) - Yesterday I discovered this building of The National Council of Cooperatives on Jasna street (House Under The Eagles as it is also called as two giant stone eagles sit on top of it — they top... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at My Game
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[ 5 min read ] My Author Journey, Tuesday, November 14, 2017 # 877 (countdown) - Yeondoo Jung figured himself out. He’s a Korean artist who creates art inspired by ordinary people’s lives and their dreams. Through his videos and photographs he portrays a surreal and fantastical vision of the... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at My Game
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[ 4 min read ] My Author Journey, Monday, November 13, 2017 # 878 (countdown) - Yesterday our neighbors invited us (my wife and me) for an afternoon cake and tea. Didn’t want to go but A/ it was Sunday and I thought we lacked a good excuse (despite the... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at My Game
[ 4 min read ] Something my father-in-law said this weekend when we were visiting them got me thinking about generations. Again. He said I understand this world no more. I wouldn’t do it. Of course he was referring to something someone from a younger generation did (other family member).... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2017 at My Game
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[ 5 min read ] My Author Journey, Saturday, November 11, 2017 # 879 (countdown) - We spent two days with our family in the south of Poland. I worked as much as possible - not as much as I wanted, but as Gary Vaynerchuck says Anything is better than... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2017 at My Game
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[ 4 min read ] My Author Journey, Thursday, November 9, 2017 # 880 (countdown) - Got this Quora message yesterday. I’m so glad those people reach out to me. Such messages (about my answer giving them new hope) always make my day. It’s so rewarding to know that even... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2017 at My Game
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[ 9 min read ] My Author Journey, Wednesday, November 8, 2017 # 881 (countdown) - Today’s my mom’s birthday (my adoptive mom’s). I called her the first thing in the morning and offered my best wishes, health being #1 as she’s a breast cancer survivor and recently she worried... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2017 at My Game
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[ 4 min read ] My Author Journey, Tuesday, November 7, 2017 # 882 (countdown) - Frank William Abagnale Jr. (the one played by Leonardo DiCaprio in the movie Catch Me If You Can) said once: "True success is not defined by how much money do I make, but how... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2017 at My Game
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[ 5 min read ] My Author Journey, Monday, November 6, 2017 # 883 (countdown) - Started watching the French movie The Jews (original title - Ils sont partout). A fantastic movie! The concept, the actors’ play, the dialogs, the composition - it’s all great. It got me thinking though.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2017 at My Game
[ 2 min read ] The only people on this planet who downplay passion or tell young people that the quest for the thing you love can ruin your life are those who A/ don’t quite get it (they erroneously believe they have found it in their lives so they... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2017 at My Game
[ 2 min read ] Most people assume that certain things should happen after graduation. Like an impressive job, job in their field, pursuing of a profession/ academic career (further studies, diplomas, certifications). Or passion (a startup, doing what you love). Those are the next logical steps for them. Should... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2017 at My Game
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[ 4 min read ] My Author Journey, Friday, November 3, 2017 # 884 (countdown) - I’m sick and tired of hearing about being “practical”. How being able to earn a cozy life right out of college (or within 5–10 years from graduation) dominates in discussions about career choices in... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2017 at My Game
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[ 5 min read ] My Author Journey, Thursday, November 2, 2017 # 885 (countdown) - Today’s my next-to-the-last success principle. I’m glad this series is almost done. A/ I’m going to turn it into a book and offer it on Amazon and in other places, and B/ I’ll revert... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2017 at My Game
[ 1 min read ] They want this perfect world with parents being aware of everything. Parents who mastered every aspect of life. Parents who don't screw up. Parents who support their actions. Parents who understand everything they (the children) do. Parents who are always there for them. Parents who... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2017 at My Game
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[ 4 min read ] My Author Journey, Tuesday, October 31, 2017 # 886 (countdown) - In other words, be OK with having new, revolutionary thoughts. Even thoughts that undermine the current world order - something you believed was true. Had I been too afraid to change my mind, I... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2017 at My Game
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[ 4 min read ] My Author Journey, Monday, October 30, 2017 # 887 (countdown) - Another weekend without taking photos. But I worked a lot as usual. Just like on any other day of the week. I freed some more space on my iPhone by permanently deleting photos which... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2017 at My Game
[ 4 min read ] It is assumed (and that’s where most people make a mistake - because they don’t understand how passion works) that those who have passion are the few lucky characters among us who were born with passion, or who were fortunate enough that passion simply revealed... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2017 at My Game
[ 2 min read ] We associate the word ‘selfish’ with something fundamentally bad. When you are called selfish by people it means you only think about yourself and you couldn’t care less about others. It’s another word for an ‘asshole’. When we grow up we learn that there are... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2017 at My Game
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[ 5 min read ] My Author Journey, Friday, October 27, 2017 # 888 (countdown) - In other words, if you deliberately break the rules of the game most people play don’t hope that you will be able to win this game. If you break those rules you don’t have... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2017 at My Game
[ 1 min read ] The sheer fact that everybody thought that as a young lawyer in his early 30s I was already a very successful human being and that everybody congratulated me on getting my law school diploma and working in a law firm but not even one person... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2017 at My Game
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[ 5 min read ] My Author Journey, Wednesday, October 25, 2017 # 889 (countdown) - Most of the blunders, bad decisions, wrong choices and most of this bad stuff that happens to you along your entrepreneurial or artistic journey are probably not as severe as they initially appear. But... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2017 at My Game