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Derek Sivers: The “Good Enough” Life Choice at TEDxTaipei 2012 (Transcript)

Derek Sivers at TEDxTaipei 2012

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Okay. I’m so excited to be in Taiwan. I’ve always wanted to come to Taiwan. And I would actually like to meet every single person here. So, in case I don’t get the time, I wanted to put my e-mail address up here so that everybody here can e-mail me and say hello.

The only thing is [Chinese language]. So, please e-mail me in French.

Okay, and next, I need the audience to do something for me. I need everybody to sing a long-low note. Go hummmmmmmm.

Little louder. Hummmmmm.

Okay, thank you.

So, to do a great talk in Taiwan, to live up to my excitement to be here, I’m going to talk about “The Meaning of Life.”

Are you ready to learn “the meaning of life?” I know the answer; are you ready?

Okay. What word do you think goes there? Life is what? Any ideas? Sound something? Anybody?

Okay, I’m going to propose a few ideas.

Let’s say that life is choice. Life is all about choice. We make a hundred little choices everyday. We make a hundred big choices in our life. And these little choices and the big choices we make change our entire life. They are what our life is our choices.

So if life is choice, how do you make good choices? Well here are some ideas.

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