although it may appear paradoxical, in order to acquire a profound view of things, you must first of all move randomly*
Where is your ifthen? We all have them. … Too often an ifthen is nothing but a stall.**
We wander through the adjacent stuff of life and we come upon an emerging possibility, but also an ifbutmaybe: if this happens, but I can’t do this, maybe one day.
Behind the ifbutmaybe, almost obscured by it, is commitment.
*From Federico Castigliano’s Flâneur.
**From Seth Godin’s blog: Where is your ifthen?