Drive: How To “Get More”

You are a high-powered machine.

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To help you visualize throughout this article, I’ve created two parallels:

  1. Your mind is like an engine.

Breakdown

We all hit moments of exhaustion or fatigue. I find myself going through these dry spells every now and then. There are times when I feel stuck. There are times when I am not moving at a speed or direction I originally planned for.

How to get more

Common sense tells says us “in order to get more, we need to do more.” When we want more out of ourselves, we literally try to take more out.

Maintenance

Contrary to the “do more, get more” mantra, I find it somewhat counter intuitive over the long haul.

If you want more, don’t attempt to pull more out, rather focus on what you’re putting in.

I can’t really stress how important it is to put good in — to give your mind and body the proper resources. Support is a precursor to sustained success.

Bored, uneducated, homeless — em dashes are my specialty. I write what I see, think, and feel. That’s it.

Bored, uneducated, homeless — em dashes are my specialty. I write what I see, think, and feel. That’s it.