Rules For Riley; Rule 1: The Illusion of Reality


These rules are meant to be bite-sized life lessons that lay a foundation to learn from. They are designed to help cultivate strength, insight, and wisdom as a part of your life. These rules are not definitive and should be used as thought-provoking exercises. These rules are not written in any particular order.

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Rule 1: The Illusion of Reality

Your reality is not necessarily the same as someone else’s reality. Furthermore, both of those realities can be different from what is actually real. Remember, there can always be two different movies playing on the same screen; it is very important to be aware of this. Pull yourself out of your own reality often and put yourself into the reality of others. It’s amazing how different the world can look through a different lens.



Jonathan Farrell

Full stack developer, philanthropist and triathlete focused on user experience, innovation and making the world a better place.