The Maturity Climb

3 years, 5 months ago
The questions…
♦ Which goat are you?(u may relate with more than one)
♦ Which would you like to be?
For clarity:
Pink: Denotes the lower stratum of the climb( i admire the fact that the artist has identified the ones with "Knows everything","takes everything personally" and "has to be right" in the right place..i see some here on HE as well..haha..but thats my opinion!
White(or cream or whatever): The transition phase in maturity ladder
Green: The been there, done that ones."Knows nothing","Assumes as little as possible","Wants to help",etc fill this stratum.
This is worth some strain on ur eyes and mind i say!:)

September 2, 2011 at 4:50 pm

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Profile photo of paul_g paul_g (@paulg) 3 years, 5 months ago ago

for me, it wasn’t big enough to read, so after quick google, look here if you have the same issue:
thanks abhishek, very true. i guess i’m all of them and not sure what i want =P
edit: ps: damn good site in general as well. kudos to the artist

Profile photo of Johannes Davidsson Johannes Davidsson (@daokedao) 3 years, 5 months ago ago

I’d say I’m not afraid to fail.

Profile photo of Sasha Sasha (@sasha) 3 years, 5 months ago ago

I think I’m Blames Self for World. I’d like to be Understands. :]

Profile photo of Jeff Jeff (@pairodime) 3 years, 5 months ago ago

does it anyway/not afraid to fail, id like to be the goat that knows nothing

Profile photo of 1.61803399 1.61803399 (@drunkmonkmeth) 3 years, 5 months ago ago

i can’t define myself with just one of these.

Profile photo of Abhishek Murarka Abhishek Murarka (@infinity) 3 years, 5 months ago ago

Paul : thanks for the help( that was the link i had meant it to be..just got messed up:)..i editted it btw with the one u posted for further reference).Agreed thats some real good artwork there coupled with sensibility.

Profile photo of ELI var namnet ELI var namnet (@manimal) 3 years, 5 months ago ago

Very cool and interesting, thanks for sharing. I can’t identify with one single goat, but definitely a combination. I’d say I’m mostly “Wants to help” “Blames self for world” “Isn’t afraid to fail” and “Grateful.”

I find it interesting that pretty much all good theories about maturity focus on three stages, and that the stages are pretty much the same throughout the various beliefs. And how it’s like a zigzag motion, the first and second stage are kind of opposites, and the third stage is back in the middle, but way above the first two stages.

Profile photo of Em Em (@emily) 3 years, 5 months ago ago

Abhi that’s a very funny poster thank you for sharing! I could pin point so many people in my, co-workers, etc, to so many of those goats :)
I think I’m “wants to help” …. but I’d like to be “isn’t afraid to fail.”

Profile photo of Ellie Ellie M (@tangledupinplaid21) 3 years, 5 months ago ago

I am “Obsessed with questioning” and “Understands”.

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