It’s Easy To Be Average, however, mediocrity is not a worthy goal. For what it’s worth, “average” can generally be achieved by merely showing up. Yet settling for the status quo ultimately leads to destruction. Psychologist Abraham Maslow said, “If you plan on being anything less than you are capable of being, you will probably be unhappy the rest of your life.” John Maxwell’s Law Of The Rubber Band states that growth stops when you lose the tension between where you are and where you could be.
There are benefits to Stretching, yet few people want to truly stretch. James Allen says, “You cannot travel within and stand without. Stretching always begins inside. That’s why we say, you must learn to lead yourself before you can lead others.
Stretching always requires change. We must believe we can sta