John C. Maxwell said, "You'll never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success is found in your daily routine." So the secret to increased success is small daily changes in just a few disciplines everyday. A change in exercise, a change in finance, a change in diet. According to Jim Rohn it only takes a few small changes in what we do everyday to make a positive change in our future.
In life, once on a path, we tend to follow it, for better or worse. What's sad is that even if it's the latter we often accept it anyway because we are so accustomed to the way things are that we don't even recognize that they could be different. This is a phenomenon psychologists call functional fixedness. It stops you from thinking in new ways. Or as a current saying goes, thinking "outside of the box". I'd develop this more but, all my friends would think I was talking abo