Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish quotes on comfort zone

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Failure is a part of life. The people who never fail are the people who fail to live. Pushing things forward and leaving your comfort zone means you're going to make mistakes. It means the world will kick your ass sometimes. When it happens, learn & go again. Relentless.

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Learning to be ok with being uncomfortable and not having an immediate need to resolve that uncomfort is a superpower. In situations like this, most of the time we make suboptimal decisions to make us feel better in the moment.

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You don’t have to solve problems for others. You can let them be uncomfortable.

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Ordinary effort offers common results. Ordinary effort is easy and comfortable. Extraordinary effort is the limit of what you're capable of. You set your own bar for effort. The best have a higher bar, which is tough to do consistently. That's why they're the best.

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Being comfortable being uncomfortable is hugely valueable.

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You need to be able to show all aspects of yourself in order to give others the comfort to be themselves.

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