I’ve been writing down things that I want to accomplish in my lifetime for about four years now.
The problem with this list is that it’s been stuck in my journal and I can’t ever see it. I decided that I needed someone to hold me accountable.
I can’t think of anyone more suited for that job than you guys!
I mean, it will be really embarrassing if an entire year goes by and I don’t complete even one thing. So here goes:
1.) Run 1/2 marathon
2.) Compete in a dance competition
3.) Hire a personal accountant
4.) Hire a personal assistant
5.) Become knowledgeable in financial topics (investing, stocks, etc)
6.) Visit the stock market
7.) Learn how to shoot a gun
8.) Own a motorcycle & learn to ride
9.) Learn about cars well enough to be my own basic mechanic
10.) Build something mechancial from scratch
11.) Learn to play the piano. Participate in a live performance
12.) Become a yoga instructor
13.) Have a library with 1000 books at least
14.) Become fluent in Spanish, German, and French
15.) Become conversational in Italian, Russian, and Portuguese
16.) See all world wonders
17.) Live in complete isolation for a month
18.) Be a published author (physical book)
19.) Go on a safari
20.) Hike to the top of a mountain
21.) Spend a week living with Tibetan monks
22.) Spend two weeks in the rainforest
23.) Go ruin diving in Egypt and Cambodia
24.) Get my boating license
25.) Go on an Australian Safari
26.) Poodles. Own them. 2.
27.) Own a book (or at least see one) that is more than 500 years old
28.) Drive an Aston Martin Vanquish on the Autobahn.
29.) Have dinner in the home of a native Chinese woman (be invited)
30.) Live 100% healthily (vegan, daily exercise, and positive attitude w/meditation daily)
31.) Get my pilots license
32.) Ride a camel through the desert
33.) Make a painting and sell it for at least $100
34.) Own a potters wheel
35.) Fly in a helicopter
36.) Swim with Dolphins
37.) Buy an RV and drive around America for a year
38.) Meet Pamela Slim 40.) Go on a cruise
41.) Give a TEDx talk
42.) Give a TED talk
43.) Start an world-wide movement of individuals coming to life, realizing the full potential they have as a human being, and living their life on their own terms.
44.) http://toughmudder.com/ <—— DO THIS
That’s it. I can’t tell yet if it’s too ambitions or not ambitious enough but there it is. Out for everyone to see.
I better get to work.