The purest form of torture is to realize the person you could have been and the things you could have achieved, when it’s too late.
— Christopher Sanchez, BeAlpha.co
 

Historical Alphas 

 

"It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things."

— Leonardo da vinci

“What we need to do is always lean into the future; when the world changes around you and when it changes against you – what used to be a tail wind is now a head wind – you have to lean into that and figure out what to do because complaining isn’t a strategy.”

— Jeff bezos

"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."

"A man is but the product of his thoughts; what he thinks, he becomes.

— Ganhdi 

"The best advice I can give you is to ask yourself what do you want, then ask 'what is true' — and then ask yourself 'what should be done about it.' I believe that if you do this you will move much faster towards what you want to get out of life than if you don't!"

— ray dalio

 

"You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.

— marcus aurelius

"There have to be reasons that you get up in the morning and you want to live. Why do you want to live? What's the point? What inspires you? What do you love about the future? If the future does not include being out there among the stars and being a multi-planet species, I find that incredibly depressing."

— elon musk

"Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition."

— steve jobs

"And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years."

— abraham lincoln