Following your passion can be a tough thing… but figuring out what that passion is can be even more elusive.
One of the keys to happiness — as well as productivity and effectiveness at work — is finding work you love, that you’re passionate about. Work you want to do, instead of just have to do.
It turns out passion is not as elusive as we think.
Wishing will not bring riches. But desiring riches with a state of mind that becomes an obsession, then planning definite ways and means to acquire riches, and backing those plans with persistence which does not recognize failure, will bring riches.
When people consider a particular goal, they often worry about the time commitment: ‘If I start a business now, it could take years to make it profitable.’ Such thoughts reveal a total misunderstanding of the nature of time.
Do you have dreams you want to pursue, but never seem to have the time because of the twin demands of work and family?
I don’t know about you, but I want more than just security. I want to live, not simply survive.
When dreaming is believing: Dreams affect people’s judgment, behavior
“Over the course of five years, I’ve managed to pay off over $35,000 in debt, quit my day job, and go from having nothing saved to fully funding my retirement accounts every year. In the process, I’ve developed a 14-point philosophy.”
When I wrote the first words of my blog, more than five years ago, I had no idea those few keystrokes would change my life.