“Don’t ask yourself what the world needs – ask yourself what makes you come alive, and then go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” – Howard Thurman

Films of people living their best lives that have been an inspiration to us:

  • Minimalism
  • McConkey
  • Meru
  • Valley Uprising
  • Into the Wild
  • Free Solo
  • The Dawn Wall
  • Wild

Recommended books:

  • PUSH – A Climber’s Search for the Path – Tommy Caldwell
  • Alone on the Wall – Alex Honnold
  • Eiger Dreams – Jon Krakauer
  • Let My People Go Surfing – Yvon Chouinard, founder of Patagonia
  • Into the Wild – Jon Krakauer
  • Wild – Cheryl Strayed
  • The Boys in the Boat – Daniel James Brown
  • On the Road, and Dharma Bums – Jack Kerouac
  • She Explores – Gale Straub