In life, we usually develop a gradual tendency of complacency, being just okay with the situation you are in.
We even have, as a consolation prize, words we live by that only help us go down in life bit by bit. Instead of striving to achieve the best, you tell yourself that you are fine where you are; you even believe that it is fate or your destiny that was made for you before you were even born.
This, unfortunately, is a failing mentality.
So, let us come up with a plan to set ourselves up to reach greater heights, a giant leap from your comfort zone.
Firstly, to reach greater heights, one needs the right mentality, a positive winning mentality.
Pessimistic people, for example, tend to loose out on most opportunities in life because they tend to shun almost everything.
On the other hand, an optimistic person sees opportunuities in everything, no matter how little it seems because they know and understand that everything big starts small.
Secondly, one should be enthusiastic about challenges they face, no matter how overwhelming they may seem. One needs to know that rainy days do not necessarily last forever.
Enthusiasm is a majestic tool that has the capability of igniting the capabilities in you. Moreover, we can also attach the three D’s of determination, devotion and dedication to your mentality as we strive to take a leap. A determined person is not pulled down by negative comments but, instead, the negativity only makes them stronger.
Devotion makes you to look forward and concentrate only on doing a course of right.
Looking back may be your down fall; you may trip and never be able to rise up again.
Dedication only makes you glow as you near success. The passion inside you burns uncontrollably making you to charge forward, to soar high.
We should note that the power to succeed in whatever situation we find ourselves in is right within us; it is more of a personal choice to charge forward and succeed or to be glad with the failure we stumble upon now and then.
A positive mental outlook of life in general is the ultimate driving power that will jet you to reach great destinies, if you inspire yourself to be the best that you can be and motivate yourself to try where others have never treaded before, then you will be in the right direction of achieving your intentions: something you might never have thought possible.
So, self discipline, getting and readying yourself to do what you really have to do, choosing to do what you view as right, will indeed bring the sweet rewards that you so much deserve.
As they say, there is no sweet without sweat.
In a nutshell, if you want to set yourself for greater heights, then you need to instill in you the right mentality.
Be enthusiastic; be optimistic and the world may as well be your oyster!