“Most people overestimate what they can do in one year and underestimate what they can do in ten years.” – Bill Gates
Change one year to one day and ten years to one year and the same applies.
We tend to overestimate what we can do in a day and underestimate what we can do in a year. If you disagree, just take a look at your “to do” list for today or even this week. Will you really accomplish everything on that list in a day or a week?
The problem with most “to do” lists is that they are often more of a compilation of a “should do” list rather than a “must do” list. The difference between the two lies in the degree to which you are clear about your goals and focused on doing what it takes to achieve them. Read more.