Axel Neree | TRU FUNCTION | JUNE 2018
Axel’s Short Summary
There are many great lessons in this book. “The Slight Edge” helps us recognize the power we have in all the small actions we have every single day. They may seem insignificant at the time, but in the long term it pays off tenfold. You win by consistently & persistently executing these little actions. The power of compounding is something you must use to your advantage.
“Compounding interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it … he who doesn't … pays it.” -Albert Einstein
You may be practicing certain habits you believe to be positive & impactful in your life and not see any results yet… Trust the process, keep striving, keep believing & wait for the curve.
Favorite Lines From 'The Slight Edge'.
“Greatness is always in the moment of the decision."
“Maintain the kind of structure it takes to become successful.”
“Keep paddling your cream until it becomes butter.”
“There’s a natural progression to everything in life: plant, cultivate, harvest”
“Perseverance is a great substitute for talent”
“Difference between success & failure is so subtle, you can’t even see it or recognize it during the process.”
“Double your rate of failure” Take some time, read this book and invest your energy into those seemingly pointless, mundane habits that pay huge dividends in your future.