1. “The indispensable first step to getting the things you want out of life is this; decide what you want.” – Ben Stein
If you don’t have clear goals, the outcome of your life will be simple: Since you’re going nowhere, you’ll just end up merely working to survive.
2. “Don’t worry about what other people think, there will always be people who want to see you fail, because they can’t succeed.” – Source Unknown
If you do well in life, people will criticize you for doing better. If you don’t do well, people will criticize you for being a failure and mock you to feel better about themselves. If you stay on the same level as everyone else, you’ll feel the worst outcome of all: your own heart with criticize you for giving up on your dreams.