💎 Responsibility / Discipline

Synonyms: { Karma , Ethos, Ownership, Accountable, Engagement }

Responsibility over Blame, Laziness and Lethargy.

💎 • Diamond is extremely valuable. • It’s made by beating up charcoal which is fragile initially, the more it’s beaten up, it becomes sharper. I.e. it’s antifragile

Part 1: Foundations

1. 2.

  1. With More Responsibility Comes More Power. And with more power comes more responsibility

Part 2: Principles

  1. Fullfill potential: The positive effect of doing hard things
  2. No one gets away with anything.
  3. To escape the problem, actually solve the problem
  4. Start now! Don’t wait.(You can’t wait until forever to get started. Only by starting now you’ll make it easier for your future self. The problems with perfection)

Needs vs Wants.

Nihilism of The Modern Age. And Traditional Roles to the rescue.


Facing obstacles. And becoming antifragile.


Fuck feelings. Be disciplined.

The Do Something Principle (external link)

Part 3: Practices

  1. Start with local problems. (Clean your room: If your room is filthy, your mind is fifthy)
  2. Focus on needs and need to do (duties) rather than wants.
  3. Stop taking on other people’s responsibilities
  4. Be useful and pick the heaviest load you can find.

  5. Conclusion

Facing the dragon