“He or she who is willing to be the most uncomfortable is not only the bravest but rises the fastest.” – Brené Brown Dr.
Photo by Ron Herrman “Don’t dismiss people, don’t be a dick, and don’t rush. Play the long game.” – Tim Ferriss Welcome to a special edition of The Tim Ferriss Show.
Robert Rodriguez, nicknamed “The Wizard.” Robert Rodriguez (@Rodriguez) is a film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer, editor, and musician.
“Desire is a contract you make with yourself to be unhappy until you get what you want.” – Naval Ravikant Naval Ravikant (@naval) is the CEO and a co-founder of AngelList.
Absolutely the best for flying. But which one? The booze, hat, squat, or weird footwear? Greetings, friends.
“I do think we’ll have designer babies in the future. I’m not so sure people will want blue-eyed babies when they can make green or purple.” – Kevin Kelly Kevin Kelly (@kevin2kelly) returns to the podcast due to popular demand.
Phil Libin (@plibin) is the co-founder and executive chairman of Evernote. Evernote has roughly 150 million users, and I personally use it at least 10 times a day.
“Meditation is evolution’s strategy to bring out our full potential.” – Tara Brach Tara Brach (@TaraBrach) is a Ph.D.
Photo credit Alan Levine “Happiness, success, and good health can coexist with all kinds of negative emotions.
“Life is a continual process of arrival into who we are.” – Maria Popova Maria Popova (@brainpicker) has written for amazing outlets like The Atlantic and The New York Times, but I find her most amazing project to be BrainPickings.org.
“The rule is: the basics are the basics and you can’t beat the basics.” – Charles Poliquin Charles Poliquin (@strengthsensei) is one of the best known strength coaches in the world.
Peter Diamandis (Photo credit: Sebastiaan ter Burg) “I think of problems as goldmines.” – Peter Diamandis Dr.
“There is no new idea, just a new application of an old idea.” – Laird Hamilton Laird Hamilton (@LairdLife) is widely considered the greatest big wave surfer of all-time and an innovator in board sports.
MAZAR-E-SHARIFF, Afghanistan (March 15, 2010)–U.S. Army Gen. Stanley A. McChrystal, commander of NATO’s International Security Assistance Force and U.S.
Sam Harris (Photo Credit: Steve Jurvetson) “On one level, wisdom is nothing more than the ability to take your own advice.” – Sam Harris This is Sam Harris’s second appearance on the show.
General Stan McChrystal (Photo credit: David E. Alvarado, ISAF Public Affairs) Stanley McChrystal (@StanleyMcChrystal) retired from the U.S.
“In order for art to imitate life, you have to have a life.” – Whitney Cummings “I promise: if you just tell the truth and get your heart broken as a comedian, you will have a house.” – Whitney Cummings This episode how to turn pain and struggle into amazing creative projects.
“My lab is interested in pursuing how we can enhance cognition to improve quality of life.” – Adam Gazzaley Dr.
Sam Kass, right, in official gear. (Photo: Bob Nichols, USDA) “Yankees, we’ve won!” – Austrian sous-chef to unprepared Americans hustling at a 3-star Michelin restaurant “75% of success is staying calm.
Turning 38-years young… and still not acting my age. (Photo: Sir Garrett Camp) 38! I’ll turn a glorious 38 soon.