Best 12 Quotes & Tweets on Adaptability

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1

Sources of personal competitive advantage: - delayed gratification - capital - network (who you know) - unique skills or combinations - platform - ability to suffer - family / home life - speed - ability to change your mind - ability to learn/adapt

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

2

Your body adapts to what you eat. Your mind adapts to what you consume. Your soul adapts to what you love. What you feed yourself today is who you become tomorrow.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

3

Sophisticated foods are bittersweet (wine, beer, coffee, chocolate). Addictive relationships are cooperative and competitive. Work becomes flow at the limits of ability. The flavor of life is on the edge.

Naval Ravikant

Naval Ravikant

@naval

4

If you’re trying to fit in, you’ll never reach your potential.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

5

Things have changed. How you respond is up to you. Those who adapt the fastest will thrive, while those who want the world to go back to the way it was will struggle.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

6

Survival & Replication put us on the work treadmill. Hedonic adaptation keeps us there. The trick is knowing when to jump off, and play instead.

Naval Ravikant

Naval Ravikant

@naval

7

In company building, everything is a phase. The single most important characteristic in the early days is being rapidly adaptable. Speed, flexibility & point-of-view are your lifeblood. Keep adapting, moving & learning.

Brian Norgard

Brian Norgard

@BrianNorgard

8

If you can’t adapt, changes become threats instead of opportunities.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

9

The version of the world you’re waiting on reopening no longer exists. Now is the time to adapt.

Jack Butcher

Jack Butcher

@jackbutcher

10

Hedonic adaptation is more powerful for manmade things (cars, houses, clothes, money) than for natural things (food, sex, exercise).

Naval Ravikant

Naval Ravikant

@naval

11

In the real world you will either understand and adapt to find success or you will fail.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

12

When you work for yourself, a small mistake is information. It helps you adapt your approach, which increases your odds of future success. When you’re employed, a small mistake might go in your performance record, which increases your odds of getting fired.

Daniel Vassallo

Daniel Vassallo

@dvassallo