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Burn Your Boat

Burn your boat,
don't leave an avenue of retreat.

It is win or lose.
Victory or defeat.

Its a high stakes game.
All in or all out.

Its a leap of faith.
No turning about.

We're all in our heads,
thinking everything is logical.

But the best things in life come
from doing the impossible.

The impossible is not logical.
It doesn't make sense.

It might be good for taxes,
but not for moving mountains.

What boats can you burn?
What safety net are you clinging to?
Whats the step you're avoiding that you know you should do?

Gouache on canvas
10 x 20 x 1.5 in
2019
$150
Burn Your Boat Burn your boat, don't leave an avenue of retreat. It is win or lose. Victory or defeat. Its a high stakes game. All in or all out. Its a leap of faith. No turning about. We're all in our heads, thinking everything is logical. But the best things in life come from doing the impossible. The impossible is not logical. It doesn't make sense. It might be good for taxes, but not for moving mountains. What boats can you burn? What safety net are you clinging to? Whats the step you're avoiding that you know you should do? Gouache on canvas 10 x 20 x 1.5 in 2019 $150