Did you eat yesterday? You did, right? Good.
And will you eat tomorrow? You will, I’m sure.
But does the fact that you ate yesterday, and the belief that you will eat tomorrow, keep you from eating today? Are you going to stay hungry and think ‘Nah. I won’t eat today. I’ll finish of the other stuff I need to do. I can eat today’s share tomorrow. And besides, just reminding myself of what I had for lunch yesterday makes me feel full.’
That’s dumb. You want to do it today. You know you have to do it today. And the thought of yesterday or the thought of tomorrow is not going to keep you from doing it today.
I’m sure we all have decided, even if loosely, the things that are important to us. Think of them as eating. Build that analogy in your mind.
And the next time you’re having a meal, you’ll be reminded of that important thing. And it’ll push you to do it.
So, have you eaten today?