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Similar to what I think. The goal of my life is to be so successful that I can afford to help those who try, but don't succeed (generally to not having my advantages)
 
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To love what you do and do what you love.

"Follow your bliss." Thank you, Joseph Campbell.

Or, be an Epicurean. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Epicurus
For Epicurus, the purpose of philosophy was to attain the happy, tranquil life, characterized by ataraxia—peace and freedom from fear—and aponia—the absence of pain—and by living a self-sufficient life surrounded by friends. He taught that pleasure and pain are the measures of what is good and evil; death is the end of both body and soul and should therefore not be feared; the gods do not reward or punish humans; the universe is infinite and eternal; and events in the world are ultimately based on the motions and interactions of atoms moving in empty space.
 
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So cool
 
I do some of my very best work in water. Like this tiny ad:
five days of natural building (wofati and cob) and rocket cooktop oct 8-12, 2018
https://permies.com/t/92034/permaculture-projects/days-natural-building-wofati-cob
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