The Obstacle Is The Way
27 Aug 2019
"The impediment to action advances action, and what stands in the way becomes the way"
Fabulous personal development book on how to tackle obstacles/ adversity to your advantage. Embrace them instead of getting worked up or anxious. There is a hidden meaning and opportunity in each obstacle we face.
A few Kindle highlights of the book:
“And from what we know, he truly saw each and every one of these obstacles as an opportunity to practice some virtue: patience, courage, humility, resourcefulness, reason, justice, and creativity.”
Andy Grove, former CEO of Intel, outlined when he described what happens to businesses in tumultuous times:
“Bad companies are destroyed by crisis. Good companies survive them. Great companies are improved by them.”
It says: Okay, you’ve got to do something very difficult. Don’t focus on that. Instead break it down into pieces. Simply do what you need to do right now. And do it well. And then move on to...