When we do nothing more than chasing the things that bring us pleasure, we end up having accomplished nothing.
If you’ve passion for art, that’s awesome — nothing’s stopping you from taking up painting as a hobby. Yet, we should be aware that passion can only take us so far.
You’ve nailed it with this statement!: “Routine, process, discipline and hard work don’t sound like ambition. But it will always trump feeling good at the moment in the long run.”
It’s better to do meaningful things that provide room for growth, and look back ten years later with no regrets.
Love the article, Jacques!