Yesterday I ate lunch with an 80 year old man who still gets up at 6am every morning.
He volunteers at a local parking lot where he spends each morning monitoring the lot for 2 hours. He does this so that he can talk to the high school kids who park there for school each day.
Encourage them. Bless them. Be there for them. Speak positivity into their lives.
The next 2 hours of his morning he spends reading. Mostly scholarly works pertaining to his Christian faith.
But he challenges himself. He challenges his ideals and beliefs every single day.
He’s currently obsessed with Buddha. (he has some really interesting theories pertaining to him)
Then the next hour he spends writing. Articles. Blog posts. Speeches he might give one day. Anything that comes to mind.
He does all of this by 11am each morning.
When I asked him why he followed this routine, he responded