The Least Focused People Are Those That Are Easily Inspired

If you keep getting inspired you’re not focused

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The opportunity to become inspired

What does it take to be successful?

Things like:

“And what I learnt from that moment is that the process needs to be the reward, you can’t be striking out saying I need to sell ‘x’ of copies else I’ve failed” — Dan Brown

The Story of Chipotle — Someone who stuck to what they are good at

Instead, let inspiration come and go (and harness it into what you’re doing already

“What you don’t do determines what you can do.” Tim Ferris

Final thoughts

In 1890, William James wrote: “Attention is the taking possession by the mind, in clear and vivid form, of one out of what seem several simultaneously possible objects or trains of thought. Focalisation, concentration, of consciousness are of its essence.”

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BSc Biomedical Science, studying MSc Behavioural Science. Essays exploring a happy self.

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