Building a successful empire and a life you desire takes enormous self-discipline. Top entrepreneurs who also happen to be successful actors, Will Smith, Denzel Washington and Matthew McConaughey share their best tips for mastering self-discipline. For this Motivational Monday blog, we’re featuring a video and quotes courtesy of Video Advice. Stop hitting the “snooze button” on your goals and dreams.
People have a significant impact on your life. With this in mind, you should think about the people you’re spending time with. Be critical on you let into your inner circle, just like you would with what you eat. Some people can be black holes. They waste your energy, happiness, and sometimes even tangible or non-renewable resources. You can put spending time with them in the same category as eating fast food while living a sedentary lifestyle.
You can’t expect to achieve any goal or personal success without committing to self-discipline. Self-discipline has gained a bad rep by becoming synonymous with punishment. It is not to punish yourself, self-discipline is self-respect and self-love. Having the ability to forgo immediate pleasures for the exchange of long-term benefits.
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