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5. Make Habits Satisfying

Key Idea: Reward yourself to reinforce the habit.

Example: If you complete your study session, reward yourself with a small treat or a break to do something you love.


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Think about your daily routine. Maybe you want to be better at studying, get fitter, or spend more time on hobbies. Sometimes, making these changes can feel overwhelming, like you need to overhaul your entire life. But what if you only needed to make tiny changes to see big results over time? That’s the idea behind "Atomic Habits." Small habits, repeated consistently, can lead to significant transformations.

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Quitting Bad Habits

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