There’s only one person guaranteed to spend the rest of your life with — and that’s yourself. So whether or not you’re single, make yourself a priority because at the end of the day, you are your longest commitment.
When we choose to do hard things, we say “no” before we say “yes,” and we eliminate the good so that we can choose an obsession. That’s what fuels real, valuable accomplishment.
In the process, however, he reminded us of why we do difficult things. It isn’t always out of necessity or need, but because they lead us through to a journey of growth and meaning.