The Science of Developing Self-Control in Life - Darius Foroux
Self-control has two components:
Self-control plays a key role in our lives, keeping us sane and alive, as we don’t give in to things that may be harmful now or in the future. It involves resilience, tolerance, patience, time and effort investment and deliberate practice.
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Set an example. No matter what it is, be the first one who does something.
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Our desk job followed by our home responsibilities will rob us of a good life if we are too busy to be curious.
Life is about the new, and curiosity keeps life novel. Doing new things, learning new stuff and innovating in your field of interest.
Doing things that you are curious about will make your life full of joy, giving you a long, satisfying life experience.