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  • People often believe that self-discipline  is restrictivethat it prevents you from  

  • cutting loose and doing the things  that you want to do. I disagree.  

  • Self-discipline is all about  pursuing what you think is right  

  • despite temptations to abandon it. When done  correctly, it frees you from yourself and lets  

  • you achieve what you really want out of life  instead of what is just easy or convenient.

  • You see, our default state is to be wildly  distractible and impulsive. We like to do  

  • things that make us feel good in the momentand avoid things that make us feel bad.

  • Makes sense, right? But this is not  an effective way to live one’s life.

  • Spending all day watching Netflix  may feel good in the moment,  

  • but it likely isn’t going to help  you reach your long-term goals.

  • Now, this isn’t to say that you should  never take time to relax and unwind,  

  • but you do need to be intentional with your time.

  • If youre going to relax, then relax  without guilt, but make sure you are  

  • still putting aside dedicated time  to focus on your long-term goals.

  • This way, you maximize both the rewards  from being productive and the enjoyment  

  • and pleasure from relaxationMixing the two simply doesn’t work.

People often believe that self-discipline  is restrictivethat it prevents you from  

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Why Self-Discipline Will Set You Free #SHORTS

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    Summer posted on 2022/07/01
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