It’s time to strengthen ourselves and move from being fragile to being robust to being antifragile. As Nassim Taleb tells us in his book Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder: “Wind extinguishes a candle and energizes the fire.”
So…are you fragile or antifragile?
* This is a Big Idea from my Optimal Living 101 classes.
Brian Johnson is the Philosopher and CEO of en*theos—a company he created with his wife, Alexandra. Brian has a daily video series called “Optimal Living 101,” created PhilosophersNotes, wrote a little book called A Philosopher’s Notes, has a monthly “Big Ideas” column in Experience Life magazine, and was featured in the documentary Finding Joe. You can also follow Brian on Facebook and Twitter.
February 21, 2013