“Everyone holds his fortune in his own hands, like a sculptor the raw material he will fashion into a figure. But it’s the same with that type of artistic activity as with all others: We are merely born with the capability to do it. The skill to mold the material into what we want must be learned and attentively cultivated.” — JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE
For me, that quote holds a lot of truth. Over the past five years I dedicated a major part of my life to the gym. From bodybuilding, to powerlifting, to body-weight training and even a Spartan race, I tried it all. But last week I decided to close that door and open a new one.