Hard work is the old guard and yet we still haven't figured out it is still a factor. The new guard is both hard work and smart work, yet our culture thrives on blame and waiting for someone else to do the hard pulling.
If you want to achieve anything you must first decide what it is you want to do. If you want to achieve anything you must direct your thoughts and actions, in earnest, towards the goals you have created.
Looking out the window at a bright sunny day dreaming of a camping trip isn't going to make it happen. Putting it on the calendar will.
If the pretty poster with the sweet words gets you dreaming and nothing gets done, isn't the motivational concept working backwards.
Lives are meant to be lived not thought of.
Get busy living or get busy dying.