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Stop Worrying About Being More Than What You Already Are

When contentment gets confused with complacency, you delay your own progress.

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We don’t always realize this, but there is no state in which we have the luxury of sitting back and going, Welp, I’ve reached my highest level of improvement. That’s it. It’s only downhill from here.

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Believer. Listener. Teller of honest stories. Substack: https://hopetree.substack.com/

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