5. You’re more likely to change successfully if it’s for a larger purpose. - Deepstash

5. You’re more likely to change successfully if it’s for a larger purpose.

Whether it’s Anthony Joshua metamorphosing from petty thug to youth role model, Catra Corbett from addict to elite athlete, or Maajid Nawaz transforming from extremist to pacifist, the stories I have uncovered all speak to the same pattern: People found a new calling, and this influenced their personality traits in beneficial ways. They all had a driving reason to change.

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