He who loses his head, loses the battle.
Straight simple path to happiness : make time to do the things that make you happy.
Straight simple path to satisfaction : you’ve got a task, you come and finish it, then you move on.
In the ocean of life, you don’t get to perfect your ship before the sail. You’re thrown off the shore right from the beginning. You tune and mend and repair and enhance your ship while riding through the storms and breeze and chill and heat. To survive, is the most primary objective.