Thursday, December 8, 2022

Day 33 - Step 2CK Prep - Endo 2

 You must keep sending work out; you must never let a manuscript do nothing but eat its head off in a drawer. You send that work out again and again, while you're working on another one. If you have talent, you will receive some measure of success - but only if you persist.

~ Isaac Asimov

Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Day 32 - Step 2CK Prep - Endo 1

 You gotta dream? You gotta protect it. People can't do somethin' themselves, they wanna tell you you can't do it. If you want somethin', go get it, period.

~ Steven Conrad

Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Day 31 - Step 2CK Prep - GI 5

 I don't know a better preparation for life than a love of poetry and a good digestion.

~ Zona Gale

Monday, December 5, 2022

Day 30 - Step 2CK Prep - GI 4

 The truth is that there is nothing noble in being superior to somebody else. The only real nobility is in being superior to your former self.

~ Whitney Young

Sunday, December 4, 2022

Day 29 - Step 2CK Prep - GI 3

 Dreams alone aren't enough to make your belly full.

~ Takayuki Ikkaku

Ten Rules of Engagement


0. Zero tolerance for NYT: News, Youtube, Twitter

1. Get 500 minutes of sleep

2. Wake up at 0500

3. Complete the daily run before 0600

4. UWorld 62 Qs, Anki 300 Cs, Read 30 Pgs, Kaplan Videos 3 Hrs

5. Break the news before 0800

6. Start at 0710

7. Stick to the plan - 9.5 hours of studying (at least 90% time-wise)

8. Eye exercises, pull-ups, body-weight dips on the break

9. Go on complete silent/airplane mode at 17:49 - 06:49

10. Wrap up at 2000 - Bath time, brush teeth, PJs, story time and off to bed 


Saturday, December 3, 2022

Day 28 - Step 2CK Prep - GI 2

 When you can't have what you want, it's time to start wanting what you have.

~ Kathleen A. Sutton

Friday, December 2, 2022

Day 27 - Step 2CK Prep - GI 1

 Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.

~ Joseph P. Thompson

Thursday, December 1, 2022

Day 26 - Step 2 CK Prep - Psych 501

 Nothing contributes so much to tranquilizing the mind as a steady purpose - a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.

~ Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Day 25 - Step 2CK Prep - Psych 401

 Man's main task is to give birth to himself.

~ Erich Fromm

Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Day 24 - Step 2CK Prep - Psych 301

 Self-development is a higher duty than self-sacrifice.

~ Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Monday, November 28, 2022

Day 23 - Step 2CK Prep - Psych 201

 Television has done much for psychiatry by spreading information about it, as well as contributing to the need for it.

~ Alfred Hitchcock

Sunday, November 27, 2022

Day 22 - Step 2CK Prep - Psych 101

 The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.

~ Nikola Tesla

Saturday, November 26, 2022

Day 21 - Step 2 CK Prep - Peds

 I think when I work 14 hours a day, seven days a week, I get lucky.

~Armand Hammer