If You Start from Nothing There Is Nothing to Lose

Bruno (HE) Mirchevski
Sep 9 · 7 min read

When you have nothing to lose, you can only win.

  1. Starting From Zero is Not a Bad Thing
  2. Risks Are Necessary For Succeeding
  3. Having Nothing To Lose Means You Can Only Gain
  4. Don’t Wait For The Perfect Opportunity

People spend years waiting for the right opportunity to appear and to start fulfilling their dreams.

In reality, the more they wait, the harder it gets to take action and reach their goals.

There is a reason why so many people delay their dreams and focus on other responsibilities instead.

Sometimes life gets too complicated, and you find yourself in a situation where you don’t really have the time to think about yourself, and what you want or need.

It’s a familiar situation, one that I am certain that we’ve all been through.

So many things hold us back when you think about it. We all have bills to pay at the end of the month, chores that need to be done on time, relationships that require your attention.

People believe that to achieve all of this, they need to leave their needs aside temporarily.

The thing is, however, temporary eventually becomes never, and we get stuck in the same daily routines without anything meaningful happening in our life.

Our responsibilities are endless if we make them be.

They will consume our free time, and pile up until we become suffocated in things that do not make us happy and are often a waste of time.

Obviously your priority in life will be to sustain yourself, and perhaps your family. However, we should not let them get the best of us. It’s crucial to take care of yourself and your inner desires.

It’s also important to find happiness in what you do, otherwise, you will never get to fully experience life.

We sometimes forget how short and unpredictable our existence can be, and allow many things to get in the way of our happiness.

I’ve heard so many people say that they don’t have the resource or the time to pursue their dreams, and while I do get them, I believe that it’s possible to start pursuing your dreams, even if you are faced with many obstacles in life.

Even if you have nothing, no experience, no money, and no resources to start something, I believe that you still have to try.

Waiting for the right circumstances in life is a waste of precious time, and you won’t see results as long as you are complaining instead of taking action.

Starting From Zero is Not a Bad Thing

Many people believe that starting from zero is not the best idea if you want to succeed in something.

However, I say it is. As long as you work on your dreams and try to pursue them instead of waiting in vain, you will make progress.

It doesn’t matter how small this progress will be. What it matters is that you are moving forward.

The thing with starting from a solid zero is that you don’t really have much to lose.

Let’s say that you want to start your own business, to get rid of lousy bosses and work for your own satisfaction and profit instead of someone else’s.

You have a clear idea, the motivation, and a goal you want to reach. But you lack the skills or, often, the money to do so.

From my own experience, I assure you that as long as you are dedicated to your cause, the obstacles will become milestones that you’ll be able to surpass with time, once you get to the revelation that there is nothing stopping you from achieving success.

Age does not determine success.

Education does not determine success.

Money does not determine success.

It’s you who makes the decision to be or not to be happy and succeed in your attempts, whatever they might be.

If you are starting from zero, instead of fearing the outcome, take the necessary steps to prevent a colossal failure. Improve your skills and knowledge, read, dedicate yourself to quality networking, prepare yourself mentally for the journey, and stay confident.

So many things that you now consider as obstacles can be changed, improved, overcome.

And starting from zero might just be the best thing that happens to you.

You just have to take the risk.

Risks Are Necessary For Succeeding

I know how important our comfort zone is, and how pleasant it feels to have things under control all the time. However, staying in your comfort zone means that you won’t change, progress, and improve your life.

The good thing about it that it grants a familiar feeling of safety. The bad thing is that it keeps you in one place throughout your entire life.

People are meant to grow and prosper. We are supposed to change the world for the better, for ourselves and others as well. But to do that, you need to get out of your comfort zone and accept that by avoiding risks you are one step too further from reaching your dreams.

For many people, starting from a zero seems scary and they believe it will lead to failure. Even if it does, it should not be a reason to stay still and wait for something better to occur.

Failures are an important part of life, and they are the milestone that will get you from point zero to one step closer to your objectives.

They are inevitable, unfortunately. Therefore, instead of fearing them, accept failures as part of the process towards a better life filled with happiness and success.

Take a risk, but a calculated one, and dare to take things in your hands. That’s the only way you’ll ever be able to grow.

Having Nothing To Lose Means You Can Only Gain

When you have nothing to lose, the only two outcomes can be either keeping that same position on moving forward. That's certainly the best thing about beginning with nothing and striving towards everything. You can only grow.

By being determined to succeed, and working on your goals, you are already at a good start.

Don’t forget that it won't be easy, and you’ll have to put your best effort.

Life is not easy, but with the right mindset, it can be beautiful.

You have to find your path, and envision the finish line of your journey. Then, you need to keep going further, despite all the obstacles you will encounter on your way there.

Remove your barriers, all of the distractions in your life, and rearrange your priorities. That way, you’ll notice your life-transforming for the better, and you will realize how easy it was to turn it around and be happy.

Don’t allow fear to take over you, and start winning in life.

Don’t Wait For The Perfect Opportunity

Finally, I would advise you against waiting for the right opportunity to come along. Life does not work that way. You won’t get what you deserve unless you work fearlessly to get it.

Opportunities are not something that just appears out of nowhere. You need to create them yourself, by focusing on growth and prosperity in life.

Once they do come, however, make sure you grab them. Most likely, the same opportunity, won’t present itself to you twice. It’s crucial to lose fear, recalculate your steps, and expect the best outcome of a certain situation. That way, you will be presented with new opportunities each and every single day.

Are you happy and satisfied with your reality?

Is there anything you would do to change it for the better?

Are you prepared for this journey?

It’s up to you to decide whether you are going to move forward towards a more meaningful life, or miss out on the chance to be happier, and more fulfilled.

It’s okay to start from zero, and you should start immediately.

You won’t be losing anything, except your old lifestyle. It’s up to you to make a meaningful change in life, so what will you do?

The Logician

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Bruno (HE) Mirchevski

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The Logician (Dreamer) 👁️ Don’t follow me. I am lost too!😎 Founder of HE Group - www.hegroup.info (Investor) 📈

The Logician

The Official Publication of The Logician

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