The Elements of Passion

5 Questions from Psychology Research to Help You Clarify Your Passion

Nick Wignall
Nov 12, 2018 · 10 min read
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What is a passion, exactly?

QUESTION #1: Does this activity have a high potential for positive reinforcement?

QUESTION #2: Does this activity help me clarify and elaborate on my values?

QUESTION #3: Is this activity logistically feasible?

QUESTION #4: Can this activity be broken down into consistent routines?

QUESTION #5: Is this activity intrinsically motivating?

BONUS QUESTION #6: Is This Activity Something I Can Achieve Mastery In?

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Psychologist and blogger. I help people use psychology for meaningful personal growth: https://nickwignall.com

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