Creativity and innovative thinking don’t come easily to a lot of people because they’re conditioned to follow orders and not think outside the box.
The delight of immediate happiness is alluring and addictive which is why people seek it out as much as possible.However, focusing on pursuing short-term happiness over long-term growth is a waste of your life and potential.
Are you still angry at someone for what they did to you years ago: an unkind parent, a colleague who bullied you or a friend who backstabbed you? Everyone holds negatives feelings towards someone or something. The question is, who is your grudge hurting more: you or them?
Being more independent and less co-dependent is extremely important for developing confidence and overcoming unhealthy coping mechanisms.
Stop hoping for the future to turn out how you dream it to and start making it happen instead.
Conforming to the masses is an ancient survival tactic. Nowadays, however, many people conform out of fear of rejection and isolation. The cost of this fear is a loss of uniqueness, individuality and authenticity.