The greats never sacrifice the important for the urgent. They handle the immediate problem and still make sure to secure the future.
Three things in life you can’t postpone without dire consequences: calling a doctor when gutshot, finding a toilet when traveling in India, and paying your people.
When you do something to put yourself back in charge, remind yourself that you are not less but more powerful for what you’ve come through.
There’s a small group who can do the math. There’s an even smaller group who can explain it. But those few who can do both, they become billionaires.