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The logic of Essentialism

  • The beliefs we must conquer: “I have to,” “It’s all important,” and “I can do both.”
  • The beliefs to replace them with: “I choose to,” “Only a few things really matter,” and “I can do anything but not everything.”

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To embrace the essence of Essentialism requires we replace these false assumptions with three core truths: 

  1. “I choose to,”
  2. “Only a few things really matter,” and
  3. “I can do anything but not everything.”

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It is based on the idea that only once you give yourself permission to stop trying to do it all, to stop saying yes to everyone, can you make your highest contribution towards the things that really matter.

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It is the organized, systematic approach for determining what is absolutely essential, then eliminating everything that is not, so we can make the highest possible contribution towards the things that really matter.

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