Aristotle famously said, “we are what we do repeatedly”. Success and happiness are largely the results of practicing good habits as well as learning to live a beautiful life.
Believe that positive habits are powerful tools. They allow you to accomplish meaningful tasks with little thought or motivation required. With the right set of habits, you can accomplish nearly anything and be on autopilot much of the time.
Those people that put forth Herculean effort are admired by our society. We love the runner that crawls the last mile of a marathon. However, a surer path to success is to do the necessary things each and every day. A little each day adds up to a lot.
Only you know exactly how much sleep you need, but it’s probably more than you’re getting on a regular basis. It’s also important to start your day early and get off to a good start. This might seem contradictory, but it simply means that you need to go to bed earlier.
Take a few minutes and consider your goals and current challenges. Get to know what are a few habits that would be very helpful to have? Then, ask yourself what would happen if you engaged in those habits regularly.
It’s easy to see how much influence positive, effective habits can have on your life. Choose habits that support your dreams and you’ll live the life you desire.