June 07, 2020     Daily Post

Everything But the Thing You’re Supposed To Do

Everything But the Thing You’re Supposed To Do

Oftentimes while doing important work, we’re faced with tasks we know we’re supposed to do, but we don’t want to do.

So what often gets done consequently?

Everything but the thing you’re supposed to do.

Your intuition may have revealed the important tasks to you. Or maybe you need counsel to identify them. Either way:

Doing other things still feels like progress, even though it may be marginalizing your potential and wasting opportunity.

Doing other things may look like progress to others, even though when you look in the mirror you know you acted from fear or comfort instead of from bravery and greatness.

When faced with the temptation of doing everything but the thing you’re supposed to do, consider the real question you’re faced with: “Am I going to be brave or afraid today?”