Alright, maybe I'm not that boring.
Humans are boring.
Humans are creatures of habit.
And this habit creates monotony.
It has been interesting to relate habits and personal development to eating and bodybuilding. I have had many friends not as knowledgeable about the fitness/health industry ask for dieting advice. I have read nine books to date out of my goal for 30 by December 31. I can safely say that at least 6/8 of them mention habits. This could be anything from the creation of habits, to bad habits to understanding habits and our development. After reading the book "Willpower: Rediscovering the Greatest Human Strength", and "The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business", I feel more confident in giving advice on how to develop workout, eating and healthy lifestyle habits.
Some might not realize that our brains and thoughts are within our control. As one of my favorite leadership gurus and sales leaders once said:
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I think this goes along with our bodies. Our mind controls our bodies. If we control what goes into our minds, we control our health.
This is great! Form a habit, stick to that habit and it all becomes easy, right?