In your comfort zone, things feel familiar, comfortable and in control. This zone is associated with a steady level of performance. However for you to move ahead in life, you need to learn and experience new things, which involves moving out of your comfort zone. While this may not be comfortable, it is the only way to progress.
Advice from Masters – Quotes & Tips for stepping out of your Comfort Zone
Why is acting in spite of discomfort so important? Because “comfortable” is where you’re at now. If you want to move to a new level in your life, you must break through your comfort zone and practice doing things that are not comfortableHarv Eker – Money Coach, Author – Secrets of the Millionaire Mind
Stepping outside of your comfort zone to be extraordinary is where the magic happens. If you think you’re going to be very comfortable while you achieve great success, think again. It doesn’t work that way. In fact, accepting uncertainty and discomfort is a hallmark of a high achiever. High achievers are always challenging the system, receiving negative feedback, and being put in uncomfortable situations. If that’s not your cup of tea, then Massive Action will not help.Sunil Saxena – Author – Massive Action equals Massive Results
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While the unsuccessful see obstacles as barriers to the way to success and a reason to quit, the successful often see these as opportunities for further learning, greater profit or lower competition. Successful people have a ‘can-do’ attitude and don’t let obstacles come in the way.