When you share the stories about all the irons you have in the fire it’s sure to impresses the heck out of everyone.
Truth is, having too many irons in the fire puffs up your ego, and it keeps you stuck in an illusion that you’re getting somewhere.
Truth is, having too many irons in the fire supports an archaic belief that the more irons you have in the fire the better your chances for success.
Truth is, having too many irons in the fire becomes fuel for distraction and food for resistance.
The only iron you should have in the fire is the one that will bring you closer to the dreams and goals that are most important to you. The rest of those irons are just a great excuse for why you haven’t arrived yet.
“There’s the next mission, and nothing else! The only thing that’s important to me is the next mission.” —Tony Stark, Iron Man