Gist of The 4-Hour Workweek (vol.2)
Tim Ferriss won the gold medal at the Chinese Kickboxing (Sanshou) National Championship. He chose kickboxing, a fighting sport because he failed to master basketball and swimming. Like his best choice, finding a single-fitted field you can be good at is enough. Also, Most people are good at a handful of things and utterly miserable at most. What are your strengths? It is far more lucrative and fun to leverage your strengths instead of attempting to fix your weaknesses. Sometimes, you may face eustress, which is healthy stress, but it pushes you to exceed your limits. Again, focus on better use of your best weapons instead of constant repair. He found his hidden strength through kickboxing. It was one of the challenges of getting out of the status quo in life. Doing passionate things means discarding meaningless work and unimportant e-mails.