How to Find Happiness in Delayed Gratification

Does delaying rewards make a great success story?

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Wouldn’t it be amazing to suddenly wake up rich, inside your dream house, and with your dream car parked outside the door? It is human nature to look for shortcuts and to hope for overnight success.

Delaying gratification is a process of scheduling the pain and pleasure of life…

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Steve Chance

Steve Chance

New Yorker, creative mind and a brave soul(maybe) 😅 Data geek 8-); Contributing Writer at Data Driven Investor

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