The Wisdom of Waiting - Mindful
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When you want to learn skills and do good work, impatience is one of your biggest enemies.
There’s nothing wrong with wanting things to happen fast. In fact, that’s one of the main rea...
Big splashes don’t happen. We have to remind ourselves of that whenever we’re impatient.
When you’re trying to achieve your goals, improve yourself, and live a better life, there are moments you want to speed things up. It happens to every ambitious person. People who never do anything with their lives don’t suffer from this.
Patience is not the ability to wait for something. Patience is our attitude towards waiting.
And the truth is we are becoming more and more impatient, mostly because we are now us...
"Patience wins in an impatient world. When everyone else is in a hurry and distracted by the latest Tweetstorm, sitting back and merely observing the planet’s slow, arcing trajectory–and noticing it has been unmoved by almost anything that has happened lately–is the supreme advantage, both in terms of getting ahead, but also just in becoming a stable and non-insane person."
Block out time to be still. Finding moments of stillness in our lives increases creativity, makes us more productive and also helps us stay grounded in our emotions.
Impatience is defined as a form of hurry: you are unable to sit tight and wait your turn.
Impatience is generally seen as a negative force, but people who are considered dr...