Monday, October 11, 2010

monday moment of zen


the secret of getting ahead is getting started. the secret of getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one.
~ mark twain

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6 comments:

Yog said...

I <3 you Melita! I heard the other day that the most common cause of procrastination is perfectionism. Sounds about right to me! This is one way to beat the perfectionist in all of us!

Karen D said...

so true

Elisse said...

Sometimes we're so quick to getting to the goal, that we get overwhelmed by the process and become paralyzed. Breaking it down to small pieces is critical to success!

Carolyn said...

Augh... so true. I need to remember this one!

Toemailer said...

yea, need to work on that one a little...

bobby (dRX) said...

I'm about to embark on a new project, so it's perfect timing to be reminded of this quote. Thankyou =)