It’s a hard truth to accept but a necessary one. Mindlessly repeating the same actions repeatedly won’t lead to growth or improvement. Instead, progress happens when I make time for both doing and thinking. I must reflect on my actions, analyze my mistakes, and strategize ways to improve next time. The combination of practice and thoughtful analysis leads to true mastery. So, here’s a reminder not to mindlessly go through the motions. I do my best work when I build in the time to reflect, learn, and grow. In doing so, I will reach new levels of excellence.
Where in your life might it be wise to pause, reflect and refresh?