Why would anyone ever love The Grind, a period of day-after-day rigor? It can seem monotonous. We can get irritated by the repetition.

But just look at a rock at the seashore. It spends countless hours being rubbed by sand as the waves move over it. Slowly, relentlessly, it gets polished. It becomes radiant.

The same can be true for us when we embrace The Grind. That’s the vision we’re chasing, to be the kinds of people who shine.

Be bright