- By Justin Baugus
- 21 January, 2013
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5 Hour Energy came out with a commercial recently where the guy plays golf, learns guitar, reads a book, records a music album, etc. He’s a 5 hour Renaissance Man! Check it out:
Now if only it was that easy! A single shot of 5 Hour Energy and just like that you can accomplish everything you’ve ever dreamed about. Now I understand that it is an advertisement, but I thought there were a couple of that we could directly apply to becoming a Renaissance Man.
The first one is about time management. 5 hours is unfortunately not long enough to do that many things. I know I would need much more time to accomplish much less. So prioritizing what you want to accomplish is key… even if you have had a 5 Hour Energy!
The second thing is about desire. Caffeine can’t replace your desire to become a Renaissance Man. It doesn’t matter how much caffeine you’ve had, you’ll never accomplish becoming a Renaissance Man without desire.
Lame observations on a 30 second ad? Maybe. Accurate? You bet!
Now, on a side note about the wonderful thing that is caffeine! It may not make you a Renaissance Man, but it may help you accomplish some things. Check out this video about caffeine: