stick with your own business

keep your attention focused entirely on what is your own concern. what belongs to others is their business and not yours.

over a five-year period, nascar drivers crashed more than three thousand times. dale earnhardt’s death in 2001 was the seventh fatal collision in seven years. governments permit nascars drivers to take these risks, and the public sees nascar as a wholesome family entertainment. but if a nascar driver were to relieve post-race stress by smoking marijuana, he would be subject to arrest and imprisonment for possession of a banned substance that governments worldwide have deemed to be so risky that not even consenting adults are allowed to consume it–even though it is impossible for someone to consume enough to cause a fatal overdose.

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