Why should it be different this time?

Note to future self…

If you’ve always been able to figure things out up until this point, why should it be any different this time?

This is something that I tell myself every day time that little voice of doubt comes up in my mind. I feel that it has become part of my life motto and I was actually surprised that I hadn’t written about it before.

In essence, this question tries to appease the part of my brain that worries about everything. I feel that we as humans can create stress out of anything so it’s important to remind ourselves that things generally always end up working.

That’s it. There’s no actionable takeaway here. Whenever you’re through a rough patch just remember:

If you’ve always been able to figure things out up until this point, why should it be any different this time?

Now back to work…