Tag Archives: Difficult Times

Never let the sun go down without accomplishing what’s most important

It’s so important to know what needs to be done, to know what HAS to be done and can’t be pushed. A lot of the time, these things are not the most pressing, not the most urgent, not the most obvious.

Bask in the light, capture the moments.

Some days are dark, dreary, and discouraging. We tend to focus on those days, inevitably throwing ourselves little pity parties over how hard and challenging our lot in life has been. To be sure, life can, does and will again be difficult, it’s part of the human condition to face and endure many struggles.  Why […]

The best path is rarely easy.

The easy path is rarely the best. It’s a natural law of the world. Doing good stuff is hard.  Doing the right thing is harder, the high road is the more difficult road.  Part of the reason for this is because the struggle itself sweetens the experience. The incredible vista at the top of a […]

The time to “push harder” is most important when it’s “hardest to push”

Why our world is setup in a way where the most difficult times require the most difficult decisions I do not know. I do know that it does tend to work that way with most things in life. When you’re running a race, for example, it’s the most important to push harder when it’s hardest. […]