Today's quote for the day topic is overcoming obstacles on the road to success.A popular quote by Henry Ford defines obstacles as "those frightful things you see when you take eyes off your goal". It is natural to face many hurdles and obstacles on your path to achieve your goal . Staying focused on your goal , facing challenges and solving them along the way without too much distraction is the only way to go. Now, what if you are an obstacle in your own path ? It is quite possible to be an obstacle yourself especially if you tend to have a negative mindset ,are constantly procrastinating the list of things to do and hesitating to come out of your comfort zone. Here are a few tips to avoid becoming an obstacle :
- Be in control , take action , focus and act on your goals.You may have a great vision and execution plan to achieve your goal, but unless an action is taken it will only remain a goal on paper .
- Avoid procrastination, a major obstacle which will only delay your achievement .Postponing and turning your goals into action to another time or day will not help in reducing or solving the problems in any way.
- Stay away from company of pessimistic and negative people who constantly find problems on your path , try to bring you down and deter you from pursuing your goals. Have a strong will power, believe in your dreams,remain focused and strive to achieve your goal.
- Let go of your comfort zone .It may seem easier said than done especially when you have been doing something for a long time in life. It is a proven fact however that sacrificing your comfort zone will only help you try out new things in life . Once you do , you will find your potential is limitless. For that to happen ,you need to give an ultimatum to yourself .
If you have any other points in addition to the above , please add in the comments below. Let us try our best not to become obstacles in our own paths .Have a good day!