A life well told is as close an approximation of a life well lived as I've found. Do you savor the memories of chances you almost took but didn't, adventures you packed your bags for but then never left the driveway?
To truly embrace the change that is occurring across the entire music-sphere, we have to also change how we measure success.
"Beautiful Day" and "Vertigo" from U2 were big hits, right? You've heard them for years now on the radio, seen the videos on TV and online. But as measured by the industry, those songs weren't hits.