Most people overestimate what they can do in one year and underestimate what they can do in ten years.
- Bill Gates (h/t Roy Amara)
One of the challenges of personal development is that at some point you come to realise that it’s a life-long process - there will always be something we can improve and always something new to learn, and it can be disconcerting to know that however wonderful this journey is, it will never reach a final destination. But that’s where keeping a journal helps - creating a place of reference, written in our own hand, where we can see who and where we were and how far we have really come. The journey might be endless, but that doesn’t mean we should lose sight of where we’ve been….