Life’s Inspirations

Some time ago I conducted a project during which I asked visitors to my site to tell me what inspires them—things they consider “natural highs.” As a result of this effort, I’ve collected more than two thousand statements, which I am happy to present here.

So as not to overwhelm you, I’ve configured this page to display several such statements at random. You can see a new set by reloading the page.

  • Playing miniature golf.
  • Lying in bed listening to the rain outside.
  • Dancing naked in the rain.
  • Hitting the road with a good friend and having no destination!
  • The dizzy felling you get when you stare strait up into a clear night sky.
  • Seeing your puppy get excited because you’re home.
  • Meeting new friends.
  • Hearing the sails!
  • Paychecks.
  • Boarding a plane bound for a distant, exotic land.
  • Listening to a friend sing his own compositions.
  • Getting goose bumps from the “going the distance” scene in ROCKY.
  • Your first car.
  • Eating a pool of jello while in France sunbathing next to many slender busty beautiful women with blond hair.
  • San Francisco, CA.

About the Author

Lenny Zeltser is a seasoned business and technology leader with extensive information security experience. He builds creative anti-malware solutions as VP of Products at Minerva. He also trains incident response and digital forensics professionals at SANS Institute. Lenny frequently speaks at industry events, writes articles and has co-authored books. He has earned the prestigious GIAC Security Expert designation, has an MBA from MIT Sloan and a Computer Science degree from the University of Pennsylvania.

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