The long game

I recently listened to a song1

I recently watched a video2

I recently listened to a podcast3 ….

I recently had a conversation about4

So many things keep bringing me back to this idea —

While I may be insignificant on a cosmic scale, I can still positively impact those around me which, because I'm still at what could be the beginning of human history, could potentially have a massive knock-on effect on the future of humanity. And that's pretty cool!


  1. Orbital – “There will come a time (feat. Brian Cox)”
  2. Kurzgesagt – “The Last Human – A Glimpse Into The Far Future”
  3. The Ezra Klein Show – “Three sentences that could change the world – and your life.”
  4. Nihilism, and what’s the point if I’m so insignificant?