In Praise of Small Steps (or Lessons from the Tortoise)

How to accomplish big things in small steps.

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“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” — Lao Tzu

he scientific concept of inertia refers to the resistance of an object to a change in its state of motion or rest. I’ve been thinking about how the inertia in our lives is often so difficult to…