Questions to Ponder
– How often have your results been diminished because you had trouble getting started?
– What could/might you be doing right now?
– What is the highest and best use of your time right now?
4. Don’t wait, start doing something.
My thoughts about this quotation are varied. As I have often written here, I think knowing something about the author tells us much and gives us greater depth of insight in to the quotation itself. That is certainly true here. Even a casual history buff knows that Jefferson achieved at very high levels in many parts of his life. It is clear these weren’t just words to him – but a part of his value system.
I’m sure Jefferson would have loved the Nike ads – “just do it.” If you want to achieve even a portion of what Jefferson achieved in his life, take his advice and start doing something.
I’m going to stop writing now so you – and I – can start doing something!