It’s up to us to be mindful about where we are personally, and either work towards or optimize for what our own enough actually is.
Digging this essay by Paul Jarvis on defining what is enough. Not just himself, but also understanding that enough is different for different people. We shouldn’t judge others on what their enough is, but we should also be working towards what our enough is and recognizing when we’ve gone over that.
“Curiosity is the key to all four steps in doing great work: it will choose the field for you, get you to the frontier, cause you to notice the gaps in it, and drive you to explore them. The whole process is a kind of dance with curiosity.”