04/15/2015 08:21 am ET Updated Apr 15, 2015

The 2 Driving Forces In Life

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There are really only two fundamental driving forces in life. One of them can be helpful, but is short lived. The other one can make you very successful.

1) Running away from something (survival)
2) Running toward something (your Big Why--purpose)

Only the second one creates lasting success. The first one might even create failure.

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