If you feel you’re here to ride your life instead of drive it, then you’ll have to accept where the flow takes you and learn to like it.
But sometimes the flow doesn’t go in a healthy direction.
Setting goals, making plans to achieve them, and staying on track is hard work.
Many people will do what’s easiest and avoid hard work — and that’s precisely why you should do the opposite.
Because there’s always somebody behind you who really wants to do what you’re doing.
And they’re going to work harder than you if you’re not working hard.” — Greatness isn’t handed to anyone; it requires a lot of hard work.To keep your muscles strong or your mind sharp, you need to challenge them.To do only what’s easy will lead to physical and mental flabbiness and very mediocre results, followed by a great deal of time and effort spent justifying why such flabbiness is OK, instead of stepping up and taking on some real challenges.You can go with the flow and end up in a pretty screwed up situation if you don’t assume more direct control when needed.On the other hand, there’s the alternative way of looking at life with you as the driving force behind it. This is a more challenging way to live but also a much more rewarding one. Share.” ― “Live the Life of Your Dreams When you start living the life of your dreams, there will always be obstacles, doubters, mistakes and setbacks along the way.Monetary income is the perfect deceiver of a man's true worth.” ― “The pretty ones are usually unhappy.Ordinary-looking people are far superior, because they are forced to actually work hard to achieve their goals, instead of expecting people to fall all over themselves to help them.” ― tags: achieve, achievement, apocalypse, apocalyptic, beautiful, beauty, control, crush, crushed, depressed, depressing, depression, enamored, expect, expectations, goal, goals, happiness, happy, hard-work, help, helping, helping-others, ordinariness, ordinary, ordinary-looking, ordinary-looks, ordinary-people, pretty, pretty-girls, pretty-people, superior, superiority, unhappiness, unhappy, work-hard, zombie, zombie-apocalypse, zombies “As Aristotle said, 'Excellence is a habit.' I would say furthermore that excellence is made constant through the feeling that comes right after one has completed a work which he himself finds undeniably awe-inspiring. It’s the work that people of lesser character will avoid.Hard work is challenging, painful and uncomfortable. In fact, a major key to success is to learn to enjoy challenging work and to enjoy working hard at it.For most people, work is hard enough without pushing even harder.