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Cody McKibben

Live Your Life as a Hero [NSFW]

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A short film edited by Cody McKibben. For more videos, ideas, and inspiration, please join me and other Thrilling Heroes at http://thrillingheroics.com...

This is all about what THRILLING HEROICS means, about how precious your life is, and how we should strive to live like heroes. In the words of Joe Rogan, "be the hero of your own movie".

This inspirational video is dedicated to Chris Cravens and Kareem Khan, two heroes who will always be remembered for their courage, loyalty and big hearts.

Starcadian- Pompey Pirate
Hans Zimmer- Time (Karanda Remix)
M83- Outro
Beethoven's Symphony 7, Allegretto, mvt 2

Buy Starcadian's marvelous album Sunset Blood here:

Alan Watts "Money, Guilt, and The Machine":
→ listen to more incredible Watts lectures here:

Tim Ferriss on technology and information addiction:
→ get his book The 4 Hour Workweek: http://thrl.in/4hww

Rolf Potts on time as wealth and travel as a metaphor for life:
→ get Rolf's inspiring book Vagabonding: http://thrl.in/vagabonding

Joe Rogan on cubicle life:
→ listen to the Joe Rogan Experience (JRE) podcast here: http://thrl.in/jre

Duncan Trussell on depression & resistance:

Ashton Kutcher on creating your life:

Steve Jobs' 2005 Standford University commencement address:

Les Brown on courage
watch his greatest speech ever here: http://youtu.be/oHTobpj60JI

Will Smith on believing in yourself:

Terrence McKenna - life is an opportunity:
→ learn more about McKenna here: http://thrl.in/mckenna

Graham Hancock - 4 billion years in the making:
→ find out more about Graham & his latest book "War God":

Randy Pausch' Carnegie Mellon commencement speech:
→ see his "Last Lecture" here: http://thrl.in/lastlecture

Maynard James Keenan (of Tool) reads a poem by Chief Tecumseh - live without fear and die like a hero: http://youtu.be/8Pib3EYT9yc
→ more on this poem here: http://thrl.in/tecumseh

I do not claim ownership of all footage or music presented in this video. All copyrighted materials contained herein belong to their respective copyright holders & they are used here in the public interest of open access for educational and archiving purposes under Section 107 of the Copyright Act 1976, to fulfill the intention of copyright law to stimulate creativity for the enrichment of the general public.

Many thanks to all the thinkers and artists mentioned above, and countless others who inspired this video. I highly encourage you to share this message and to seek out the original source materials for further learning.

Some video was shot during my travels over the last 6 years in Thailand, Colombia, Chile, Costa Rica, the Philippines, Coachella...and other footage depicts New York, San Francisco, Barcelona, Tokyo, Rome, Krabi, Bangkok, Paris, London, Bali, Medellin, Colorado, Bali, Chiang Mai, Angkor Wat, Utah, Lake Tahoe, Phuket, Oregon, Koh Phi Phi, Koh Phangan...

This video also includes clips from the films Fight Club, The Beach, The Matrix, Office Space and The Tree of Life, as well as beautiful videography from:

Pedro Torres http://youtu.be/vFD4uinqY50
BBC Planet Earth series http://youtu.be/6v2L2UGZJAM
Tom Lowe http://timescapes.org
3rd Eye Enlightenment http://youtu.be/q9ni9m2L_uI
Justin Majeczky http://vimeo.com/66370282
Jrbazil http://vimeo.com/66554966
Gary Turk http://youtu.be/Z7dLU6fk9QY
Brian Camusat http://vimeo.com/61561546
Shiraz Higgins http://youtu.be/d1q4QCJ5QH4
Andrew Zenn http://youtu.be/qFdoQOTKit4
InfinityList http://youtu.be/eBTp7wskAoo
Sebastien St-Martin http://youtu.be/Gks2zH4ahWE
Andrew Melikov http://vimeo.com/36100188
Alexandr Kravstov http://youtu.be/R6qrGd0nILI
David Manukyan http://youtu.be/peprnTK4e2g
Chas Mackinnon http://youtu.be/4y4eF5QQbyk
Tragedy and Hope:
PatrickTV http://youtu.be/PTrtX7Lwjbc
Wissam Abdallah http://youtu.be/V4yGimg0VZs
David & Dan Newcomb http://youtu.be/suWsd372pQE
Andrea Nesbitt http://youtu.be/c5UoU7O3AzQ
Adam Shomsky http://youtu.be/pGtjz4v0EE8
Marc Donahue http://youtu.be/G_WbeVhrk6k
Grup Fort Studio http://youtu.be/PU1MWkeddwM
Vladimir Prokoshev http://youtu.be/WS9e6zY7hpY
Christoph Malin http://youtu.be/8AvI-3Ows-8
Saengthit Kamlangchai http://youtu.be/AaXmjSLQaEE
Robert E http://youtu.be/LJcDaBPaaFA
LiveUnbound http://youtu.be/R2kPEVoFNgw
Josh Owens http://youtu.be/QYR5cnlkTk8
darwinfish105 http://youtu.be/bgckX1dkH4M

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