"The essence of self-discipline
is to do the important thing
rather than the urgent thing."
-- Barry Werner
[Classic post from 5-23-14]
Wow! That is so well said in so few words, there isn't much that I could add that would help it any. Except maybe this: those urgent things we run to avoiding the important things sure seem important at the moment, yet in the end is mostly a distraction.
Been there. Done that. I still do if I'm being honest. Might as well be. . .
What Was That Important Thing Again?
Spread Some Joy Today--Lighten up on yourself. What's really important is your joy. In fact, there is nothing more important than your joy. Within your joy are love, appreciation, peace, and prosperity.