“Are you not ashamed of your eagerness to possess as much wealth, reputation and honours as possible, while you do not care for nor give thought to wisdom and truth, or the best possible state of your soul?”—Plato: Apology (via fuckyeahphilosophy)
“My goal is not to wake up at age 40 with the bitter realization that I have wasted my life on a job I hate because I was forced to decide on a career in my teens.”—Daria (via sleepandchocolate) (via kristinmick)
“Some women choose to follow men and some women choose to follow their dreams. If you’re wondering which way to go, remember that your career will never wake up and tell you that it doesn’t love you anymore”—
Coaches aren’t immune from the need for backup plans and economic stopgaps, either. Since graduate assistants are paid in stale bagels and rolls of nickels, they’ve been doing this for years and remain quite adept at it. Some of them are real, and some of them are so REAL you can’t handle their realness.
See, it’s smart to have some ideas for what you want to do if your current gig don’t pan out. -matc