“ The starting point of all achievement is DESIRE. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desire brings weak results, just as a small fire makes a small amount of heat. ”
Source: Think and Grow Rich
If you try to give up something, it will rule your mind. But, if you find something deeper in life, the less significant will just fall off
He is full with contentment who absorbs all desires within, as the brimful ocean remains unmoved by waters entering into it
Whatever has its origin in desire is a disturbing element, for desires are like stones pelted into the calm lake of consciousness.
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
There is no need to be perfect, but are you a constant striving to be better. That is all that matters.