Worth Sharing #18
July 25, 2016
How We’ll Remember Kobe
How We’ll Remember Kobe — Kobe Bryant’s teammates (Horace Grant, Brian Shaw, Ron Harper, Devean George) share some great stories on Kobe’s greatness.
Bring the popcorn.
Kobe wanted to be the best. Most guys, they want to be in the NBA. Maybe they want to be an All-Star. Maybe they want to be a max player. But most guys don’t have the passion and drive to really want to be the best. Kobe wanted it from Day One. He was going after MJ. That was his goal.
Kobe Bryant: Letter to My Younger Self
Kobe Bryant wrote a letter to his younger self. It’s short but worth reading.
You were adding material things to their lives, but subtracting the most precious gifts of all: independence and growth.
Also check out ‘Letter to My Younger Self’ by Pete Sampras which I mentioned back in newsletter #6.
The more I see of man, the more I like dogs.
—Madame de Staël
Mark Twain is often attributed to a similar quote — “The more I learn about people, the more I like my dog.” — but there’s no source to link him to it.