What is success to you? Money? “Freedom”?
Doing something meaningful? What is that?
There’s lots of reasons to chase success, but there’s one they don’t talk about.
We live in a culture where we build cults of personality around our most successful people. We put their inspirational quotes on our walls. We share “motivational” memes on Facebook. We watch Rocky montages every morning.
Well, some of us…
The point is, we’re very comfortable fetishizing the hard work that goes into success. We know it doesn’t come easy. We know success is a grind. We love the distraction of the hustle.
But there’s one aspect of success that we all know, somewhere deep inside, that we don’t say out loud:
We all know success is empty.