There are essentially two things that will make you wise — the books you read and the people you meet.
If you aren’t in over your head, how do you know how tall you are?
It can be easy to settle on something that feels right. Something that seems to make sense of all the confusion.
You’ll feel relief when you get to this point. You’ll think you’ve cracked it. You’ll feel good.
But then you have to take a step back from what feels really good and ask:
But is it great?