I always figured I could “do my thing” no matter who I was surrounded by. In theory, I can, but it’s a HELL of a lot easier when I surround myself with like-minded people whose mission is similar to mine.
“You are the average of the 5 people you spend the most time with.” – Jim Rohn
I’m no better than someone whose mission is different than mine. Not at all. We’re just different. It’s all about “fit”.
How do your relationships fit YOU? Your friends, your spouse, your job, your neighbourhood. We will always fit better with things that share the same values. Do your relationships support you like a Wonder Bra? Do they allow you to be the real you? Or do you feel like you have to change to fit their agenda?
I talk a lot about this stuff in my upcoming book. Click here if you want to be told when the book becomes available. It’s an amazing, life-changing read… but I guess I’m a bit biased.