If you want results, you have to work – it really is that simple.
It doesn’t matter if you are speaking about your career, your hobbies, your weak links / areas for improvement, your family… Whatever arena of life you choose, it takes work to create the life you want, need, and (frankly) deserve. Moseying along at “mediocre” means staying in the same rut your whole life, minus the success and growth that “could” be.
Don’t lose heart, though – because of the hard work you put in across the board, the results have the power to be mind-blowing. You are more incredible than you think – put your all into whatever aspect it is, and be prepared to amaze yourself.