from @therealgdiesel on the very individual standards and expectations we have for our lives. Successful, happy, big, strong, rich, sexy, smart... These are all relative terms, with value that exists in the eye of the beholder. #TheGCode #GCodeNutrition #journal #blog #inspiration #motivation #GoHard
"In a life of elevated expectations and uncommon perspectives certain inherent differences between you and everybody else become abundantly obvious. In many matters that matter of fact and existence, people from the same place and background can often see the world in ways that are vastly dissimilar.
Over time, you come to realize that “everything is relative”. One man’s mountain apex in the clouds is the next man’s deepest valley—treasure vs trash, as they say, depending on the very particular perspective of those two dudes. For that reason, while I am confident in my tastes and expectations, proud of who I am and what I’m becoming, I do my best to take measures so as to not impose my particular standards on everyone else.
That’s always been an important balancing act… To reserve judgment on everyone but yourself. To be just one of the boys, while striving to live in a manner unbound by the ordinary. To have the humility to understand that you’re intrinsically no better than any human being on this planet, but to know that within you resides the soul of a king. Your metric for gauging success, happiness and every other virtue, vice or value is entirely individual—for you and only you to live with and live by. " To read all of this entry, and the rest of G's Journal, check the media section here: http://gcodenutrition.com/2017/05/23/the-theory-of-relativity/