“Central heating keeps my family warm through the cold Minnesota winters, yet removed the necessity of my son doing the healthy chores of chopping, stacking, and feeding wood into the boiler.”
Never say YES to anything without knowing what your will first say NO to in order to make the commitment possible.
sensation-seeking and the desire for independence.
“Fast is busy, controlling, aggressive, hurried, analytical, stressed, superficial, impatient, active, quantity-over-quality. Slow is the opposite: calm, careful, receptive, still, intuitive, unhurried, patient, reflective, quality-over-quantity. It is about making real and meaningful connections – with people, culture, work, food, everything.” – Carl Honore’ [In Praise of Slowness]