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Where do you find your motivation?

I did not want to get up and run 6 miles this morning, but did it anyway begrudgingly. Some days I have to dig deep to find motivation. How about you?
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Some days are diamonds, some days are stones
Sometimes the hard times won't leave me alone
Sometimes a cold wind blows a chill in my bones

Basically there’s a time and a place for everything .... it’s not possible for one particular emotion to be the epitome of who we are 24/7
[@971552,Blaise] Did you just make that up? It's quite catchy.
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No the first paragraph is from a John Denver song lol 🤗 [@600561,midnightrose]
Well I just don't give myself an out. I don't negotiate with my laziness haha. I treat everything like getting up and going to work. I may not want to do it most days, but I do it. Once you train your brain to just do things it's pretty easy because there is no other option.
ravenwind43 · 46-50, F
Oh that is hard to say. Before going through grief and loss motivation came pretty easily but's a struggle. Maybe sometimes simply because it gives me a focus. Good question.
For some things not wanting to disappoint people is enough. Other times no amount of motivation can help me overcome what's pulling me down.
TheFragile · 41-45, F
I am trying to find that, I was thinking about that as I woke up. I need to find some motivation to live a life worth living
Anonymartyr · 51-55, M
The obstacles in life motivate me, particularly when I realize how many other people are also suffering from that obstacle.
smiler2012 · 56-60, M
rjoestarz to be honest I tend to be motivated and focused if something needs doing I will do it
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In sunshine and blue skies
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