Why do people stay in their comfort zone?
Essentially they do it to avoid failure.
But here’s the thing, if you really wanted something and it was inside your comfort zone, don’t you think you’d already have it?
Everything you really want, that you don’t already have, lies outside your comfort zone.
Staying in your comfort zone is therefore a sure fire way to fail.
When we want something, we are taught to visualise that thing, to focus on that image, until we have it.
There’s almost never a completely clean run.
Sometimes wonderful things take you by surprise, they open a new door.
Have you ever moved into a new house and seen something that needed fixing and thought “I’ll get on to that soon”?
Humans are tribal.
As humans we have an insatiable desire to explain untoward events so we can get on with solutions.
In any field, most of the rewards go to the top 5% of people.
I say please to Siri.
If a turkey were to assess the state of the world in early December, they would be forgiven for thinking all is well and that the farmer loves them.
We often compare today’s performance relative to yesterdays.