By taking some action, however superficial or insecure, you “prime the pump” of your emotions by generating unexpected rewards (a public speech going better than expected, for example).
Mood as Extrapolation Engine: Using Emotions to Generate Momentum
Tiago Forte

Pretty much what every dumb person out there is doing, jumping and hoping for the best. This is why “succesful” individuals are in all honesty just unconscious idiots who had taken risks and statistics took care of the rest.

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