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Andy Irons – life is short

Posted in entrepreneurship by Steve Sammartino on November 3, 2010

As a surfer, today I was devastated to learn that former world surfing champion Andy Irons died. He was 32.

It’s a poignant reminder that waiting is for fools. Andy only had 32 short years, but managed to surf the world and be the best at what he did.

But the key question here isn’t about whether you are, or ever will be the best. Rather, it’s about knowing if what you are spending your days doing is what you actually would dream about being the best at.

Start now.

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  1. Toula Karayannis said, on November 3, 2010 at 9:49 pm

    Carpe Diem.

    Toula Karayannis (@digitalkulcha via twitter)

  2. mathew heggem said, on November 3, 2010 at 9:59 pm

    Great way to start the day. thanks you!

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