Midnight Motivations and Musings # 89

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The fastest way to take away the joy from your everyday living is to consistently spend your time comparing your life to someone else’s.

Set your own goals and stay focused on them.

Always ask yourself why you are doing what you are doing? What’s the primary purpose?

That way you don’t run the risk of drifting like a used paper napkin that floats in the wind, from one track to the other.

When you stay on track, you get to your goal post, but drifting will find you aimless, stressed and not getting to the desired destination.

Like my people would say back home “after the race, we count the miles.” Don’t exhaust yourself and run the race only to find at the end that you ran aimlessly.

© Jacqueline Oby-Ikocha

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10 thoughts on “Midnight Motivations and Musings # 89

  1. thank you for another set of wise words. this hits me hard: “Always ask yourself why you are doing what you are doing? What’s the primary purpose?”
    Been feeling quite anxious for days now, anxious and tired… I needed it. Thank you!

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