The last mile is the least crowded…
It’s easy to start fresh and motivated in January. The challenge is to be one of the few who’s still working on this year’s goals in December. Only idiots start sprinting as fast as they can while attempting to complete a Marathon.
Spending a couple of months pushing for a lucky break is a futile tactic.
However, spending five years pushing for a lucky break is often an effective strategy – as long as your goal remains unchanged.
Be the one who lasts. Book exceptional results by being the exception.
Be in it for the long game.
Also read: Self-Discipline Finishes What Motivation Started.