When we make a mistake or realize a deficiency, our instinct is cover up. We’re trained as children that mistakes are bad and should be avoided at all cost. However, the only way through is to embrace the mistake and accept the forgiveness.
Knowing something intellectually is a universe away from implementing. If you know that you need a Vision to guide your life, but aren’t taking the time to develop one, it will never help.
Life is much the same as the news and sports. Things are as important as you make them and spectators miss out on the rewards. We are all allowed to play the game of life professionally and millions of people only choose to watch.
Why on earth would Reality TV be on every channel? Because we will trade the opportunity to get better and do something productive with our lives for the opportunity to feel better by watching someone else’s over-hyped drama.