Subtraction is more important than addition. To sacrifice short-term comfort to achieve the long-term dream. To lose some ground here to win the right battle. To forget external recognition in order to reconnect with our internal appreciation and acceptance.
However, when you commit to an enormous goal that far exceeds your current capability, willpower won’t solve your problem. Rather, you’ll need a new environment that organically generates your goals — a context that forces you to become more than you currently are. Once you design the right conditions, your desired behavior naturally follows.