Change, don’t complain. Adaptation prevents against stagnancy.
Cooperate, don’t compete. Combine things (neurons, ideas, people) to create something new.
Compose a life, don’t compare it. Trying to catch up to others only slows you down.
But there’s two more Cs that keep all of the above top of mind.
Check in every once in a while to ensure you’re not checking out. A little bit of reflection goes a long way in keeping or deviating paths.
Be curious. Convince yourself of nothing but the perpetual question itself.