Mania Wherefore Art Thou Mania?
the next "Great Idea" shows up, check out the level
of accompanying excitement. Excitement has nothing to do with
whether the idea is any good or not, only whether or not we
are more or less likely to carry it out. It is easy to confuse
excitement with "worth." Think of at least three
other "Great Ideas" that generated great initial
excitement that didn't live up to our expectations. How is
the current idea so different from those? Is there any doubt
and insecurity? Doubt and insecurity always accompanies rational
thinking, Think again!
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