Life is very precious and the opportunity to make it big is being lost with each passing unproductive second. But the good thing about life is that you can any time make a difference just by striving for a little more irrespective of whatever stage of life you are. So break free from the routines and work little more to be successful in life.
Generally, most of the people are trapped in 9 to 5 routines because of their responsibilities to support themselves and their family. No doubt, it is bread and butter of life. In larger interest of life, there is no harm in routines but the problem only generated when people compromise with their dreams and stop following their heart. And that leads them to have regrets in the later stage during their lives.
As a rule, you cannot avoid the routines altogether. However, you can make a difference in your life just by striving for little more everyday. As a human being, you have the tremendous potential within yourself. But you have to be very careful about the proper utilization of whatever time you get at your disposal after completing the routines. Do not indulge in gossips, excess watching of TV, browsing through the Internet and strolling in the mall.
Finally, always remind yourself that success belongs to those people who get more work done in spite of bad day, disappointment or ridicule. And the benefit of striving for little more is that it will keep you engage all the time, keep you away from the negative aspects of life and lead you to have a fulfilling life. So, make a resolution to yourself that you will be hungry for little more everyday and make yourself successful in every aspect of life.