Exchanging the Immediate for the Ultimate
This exchange can be summed up in one of my favorite quotes from Zig Ziglar: “The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what we want most for what we want now.”
You’ve heard each of the essential exchanges; now you need to take action! As Leonardo da Vinci said, “I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough, we must do.”
You’ve heard each of the essential exchanges; now you need to take action!
It’s time to do!
- Get involved.
- Close the laptop and make the phone call.
- Fill out the application.
- Send your resume and try to get the job.
- Pack the trailer and go.
- Write the note.
- Offer to help.
- Don’t wait to be asked.
- Take the risk.
- Be fully present.
- Focus on excellence.
- Ask for greater faith and courage.
- Have the honest conversation.
- Make the choice.