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Life

It’s Never Too Late

There’s a pertinent feature of the subconscious that stops us from achieving or even attempting to pursue our goals. It’s our tendency to feel that if we have thought about it, it’s already too late to do something about it. There’s a weird mechanism at play: inertia. Because we are naturally inert, we tend to stop trying before we even start. Instead, we carry out the day to day just as we did the day before. And we get more of the same. The best antidote to this attitude that I’ve found are the words, “It’s never too late.” It’s never too late to get healthy It’s never too late to change It’s never too late to say “I’m sorry” It’s never too late to do the thing you’ve always wanted to do People tend to construct reasonable and predictable timelines in their head, based on their (very limited) experience […]