Everything that I would have chipped away at throughout the week, got handled in one day. I was on some sort of high. Feeling good. Confident. There were many times when I stopped and thought, “This might be the best work I’ve done in a long time.”
Think of it as the difference between abstinence-only programs and actual sex education. The former buys into a false belief that you can prevent people from doing it. The latter addresses reality.
When it comes to our phones, why not accept the fact that we’re mentally weak, embrace reality, and figure out a better way?
There are lots of reasons why we’re inconsistent in our lives. Typically, we chalk it up to being a human, but that’s the lamest excuse of all. Sure, we’re all inconsistent, but should we really just accept that? Isn’t there a better way?
What if the problem isn’t the consistency itself, but in lacking a good strategy (or having no strategy at all)? In this case, inconsistency is just a symptom of a deeper problem...