Short cut choices Solitude, gratitude, altitude. Just the photographer and this small family of mountain goats. Roughly 7,500’ at sunrise. No one else around for the next two hours. If you take short cuts, your peace and contentment will suffer, for a lifetime.dad • • • • • This website is about our SPIRIT. To enjoy today’s post about our WORK, click here. By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.