Failing with My Idealistic Visions – Were They Really Failures?

For a long time I have been tricking myself into believing that my efforts were fruitless because I wasn’t able to create the entire vision that I had. Those pursuits, however, were not fruitless. In fact, some of my most memorable “failures” are actually, in hindsight, some of my best accomplishments.

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I can’t care about what you think. I can’t care because it’s not up to you to dictate what I should and shouldn’t do.

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Be Weird

Being weird is less about trying to “stand out.” It’s more about accepting who we really are, and spending more time and energy around the people that actually accept or admire us for who that is. We’ll never find those people if we keep worrying about what others think.

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Austin Pranger

At the beginning of 2015 I set a course to challenge and improve myself by embarking on ‘Venture 15,’ a personal project to overcome my fears and do what I feel is impossible. This website archives the progress of my ventures and the ever-updating status of my ambitious goals.