Discipline matters just as much as the plan. It does not matter how good the plan. If the discipline is not there to do the work, the plan becomes useless scribbles on some paper.
It is so easy to be UNdisciplined.
Think about it. How difficult is it to be …
- Physically out of shape (round is A shape, but it is not IN-shape)
- Spend money we don’t really have
- Spend money without a plan
- Spiritually unconscious
- Ignore family
I wrote a book titled I Was Broke. Now I’m Not. Writing the “I Was Broke” part was EASY. The hard part was taking the necessary steps so that I could write the “Now I’m Not.” part.
Why don’t we see books titled, “How to be B-R-O-K-E. Ideas for spending all of your money (and then some)”? It is because many people do not need a guidebook for accomplishing this.
It always falls back to discipline.
So let’ start a discussion about that topic …