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What's your excuse for not pursuing your passion?

Mr. Smith talked about all kinds of excuses we are making for not going for it in life. I have many tiered dreams in life, and while some are checked off (like working abroad), others still need to be (like changing the world). I find myself thinking that there are too many gatekeepers in the world and too much potential for environmental destruction (i.e. putting out a certain product), so I am always rethinking my "passion", and hoping that I don't come across something where others or the world have to suffer just because of my own ego / narcissistic need to self-actualize.

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  • Mar 20 2012: I think that this whole depends on how strong are your love and devotion to this passion. If you really want to do it, then you'll do it, no matter what happens, regardless of all the factors such as time and money. But if you don't want to archieve your goals, or you don't really care about it, you will not even try to try!!

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