External Improvement vs. Self-Improvement - Deepstash
External Improvement vs. Self-Improvement

External Improvement vs. Self-Improvement

  • External improvement: Money, fitness, credentials, status, friends, etc. 
  • Self-improvement: Habits, thought patterns, confidence, beliefs, learned skills and behaviors.
You can improve your external situation without improving yourself, but that tends to result from luck and circumstances you can’t control.  

1.35K

3.29K reads

CURATED FROM

IDEAS CURATED BY

aarnaa

Citizen of the world

The idea is part of this collection:

How To Start Over: Reboot Your Life

Learn more about personaldevelopment with this collection

How to set new goals

How to take action towards a new life

How to create a plan for change

Related collections

Similar ideas to External Improvement vs. Self-Improvement

External improvement...

External improvement...

... that doesn't arise from self-improvement is from circumstances or factors outside your control. Winning the lottery may be great, but if you’re broke right now, that’s not a strategy to bank on. Instead you need to start by changing your own behaviors, skills and habits.

Read & Learn

20x Faster

without
deepstash

with
deepstash

with

deepstash

Personalized microlearning

100+ Learning Journeys

Access to 200,000+ ideas

Access to the mobile app

Unlimited idea saving

Unlimited history

Unlimited listening to ideas

Downloading & offline access

Supercharge your mind with one idea per day

Enter your email and spend 1 minute every day to learn something new.

Email

I agree to receive email updates