Simply Good Life — Couple Therapy | Crazy Goats | I Have a Rule

Adam Egger
2 min readNov 20, 2020

Hi friends, here is your weekly dose of “Simply Good Life”, a newsletter that tries to make your day a little bit better and help you to grow personally and professionally. Enjoy!

Couple Therapy

There’s no “recipe” for a great relationship. But if you focus on these 8 things that happiest couples do, you give yourself the best chance of building a contented life together.

“Happily ever after is not a fairy tale — it’s a choice.”

— Fawn Weaver

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You Won’t Need Couple Therapy if You Do These 8 Things |

Katharine Hepburn

My wife found this beautiful story from Katharine Hepburn’s childhood on Quora last week. Thank you Caren. Enjoy!

I love this story from Katharine Hepburn’s childhood; in her own words. “Once when I was a teenager, my father and I were standing in line to buy tickets for the circus. Finally, there was only one other family between us and the ticket counter… — Quora

Crazy Goats

These mountain goats are crazy. Watch here the spectacular sight of mountain goats defying gravity on a vertical dam wall in Italy, and all because they have a craving for salt.

If you don’t have 4 minutes to watch the entire video just start at 2:26 minutes. This part is terrifying!

Quote I Love

Do you know what’s the most polite excuse?

The best excuse is just to say you have a rule.

“I have a rule that I don’t travel internationally.”

“I have a rule that I am home for dinner with the kids every night.”

People respect rules, and they accept that it’s not you rejecting the offer, request, demand, or opportunity, but the rule allows you no choice. Steve Kamb, the founder of

Enjoy the weekend, all.


PS: What is it that you’re struggling with right now? Tell me…



Adam Egger

Helping with Innovation and Growth | Strategy and Innovation can be fun and simple | A minimalist living a good life.