Why Being Uncomfortable is Important

Why Being Uncomfortable is Important (Image Source: Shutterstock)

Overcoming the Fear of Failure

“Perfect is the enemy of good.”

Getting used to being uncomfortable means losing the fear of failure (Image Source: Shutterstock)

Enhancing Personal Growth

“An object in motion tends to stay in motion. An object at rest tends to stay at rest.” -The 1st Law of Thermodynamics, by Sir Isacc Newton.

The more comfortable you get, the harder it is to get moving or change direction. (Image Source: Shutterstock)

Get Comfortable With Feeling Uncomfortable

Something miserable you have experienced is more comfortable than unfamiliar joys. Consider reframing the unknown and the uncomfortable as a portal to adventure, and the rewards are knowledge and strength. Step out of your comfort zone and see what’s out there. Bet on yourself and take a chance. You might like it.

Get comfortable with being uncomfortable | TED



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