Motivation is Temporary, raise your bar higher
What is Motivation?
The word Motivation comes from the word ‘Motive’.
Our every action, work, or cause of action is a result of a Motive, there’s always a motive behind everything. Nobody goes on to do anything without a motive.
We go to work 9 hours jobs because, our motive is to earn money, learn new concepts, develop networks, and more.
Not everyone would pursue the same job, everyone has a different hunger.
Why is it that we seek Motivation, in the first place?
Every once in a while we find ourselves in this demise, that we keep questioning every facet of our life.
We question the things, people, ambitions, and aspirations in our life. Values begin to lose the meaning, your passion begins fading away. 😓
Your Passion, Desire, and Virtues give birth to your Motives. Once your Motives has identified then there is no stopping you.
When we find ourselves in that predicament; to break the pattern we start exploring Motivation to get the Moral High.
If you’re an Indian, then it takes no convincing that you have binge-watched Sandeep Maheshwari’s Videos.
The Videos he puts out are pretty awesome! 😊
Apart from that, there are a plethora of motivation videos on YouTube, watching such videos would give you a temporary high.
Because, there’s this underlying belief within us all, that if he can orchestrate it, prove it, or better yet Do it.
Then so can we!
Up and until this point all goes well after enough time has passed, it is then that things begin to unravel.
We are all accustomed to a particular routine and Mindset that we hold dear through thick and thin.
To actually achieve what now seems inconceivable, for which you are seeking Motivation. To actually achieve that; you need a heart-to-heart talk. You need to cut the crap, and make sacrifices on your diet, pleasure, and routine.
That is the only way to achieve success.
Motivational Quotes wouldn’t matter less, it’s become more of a style statement.
But, there is one thing that is permanent.
Here is a step-by-step Guide to do that
Cultivate Monk Mindset
This one sounds awesome, but it’s quite traumatic in reality. There are many sacrifices that you are gonna have to make.
Sacrifices on comfort, lifestyle choices, and your peers. A Monk Mindset, suggest you wake up before 6 AM or 5 If you can, Workout like it’s you are going to fight a Spartan. 20 Minutes for Mindfulness, that’s how you go on beginning your day.
Become a Stoic
You must have read ‘The Subtle Art of Not Giving a Fuck’ Mark Manson is a Modern Day Stoic. In his book, he has laid down the principles of leading a ‘No Bullshit’ Life.
Mark is saying that in life we have a limited amount of Fucks to give. And very often we come across people who provoke the shit out of us, which leaves us with no choice, but to give a Fuck.
Becoming a stoic you will learn how to not do that, and live a fulfilling Life.
It is for that reason, that organization do not rely on intrinsic Motivation alone
An Organization can Motivate employees by appreciating their efforts, congratulating them, and making an example out of them.
Yet, at the end of the day, it comes down the money, that is the real proof.
Money itself is the real motive behind everything.