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Old 06-28-2012, 09:58 AM   #323
mrlizard123
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Re: My Spiritual Aikido.

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Dan Harden wrote: View Post
Interestingly those above the intersection had an awareness of the topic enough to score the highest, and of their awareness??? It helped them enjoy a lower expectation of themselves while they remained the achievers.
I'm fairly sure this is a pretty important point.

If your belief was still way up above your ability you see yourself with less room for improvement; possibly justify slacking off and reducing your input because you already "know it all".

Keeping yourself of the opinion that you are "pretty good" but around 25% off of "the ceiling" or so means you can still see plenty space for growth and push for it.

The more you can do, the further you know you still can go, or something along those lines.

Just musing a related idea.

Ars longa, vita brevis, occasio praeceps, experimentum periculosum, iudicium difficile