The Purpose Of A GoalNot an inspirational story but a must-read for anyone who has set goals or are planning to:
"Goals are a means to an end, not the ultimate purpose of our lives. They are simply a tool to concentrate our focus and move us in a direction. The only reason we really pursue goals is to cause ourselves and grow.
Achieving goals by themselves will never make us happy in the long term: it's who you become, as you overcome the obstacles necessary to achieve your goals, that can give you the deepest and most long-lasting sense of fulfillment."
So maybe the key question you and I need to ask is, "What kind of person will I have to become in order to achieve all that I want?
-- Anthony Robbins