If we use the metaphor of the diving board for people failing to follow through on their goals, we can find on this diving board 2 types of people :
- The Icaruses. They take the leap without looking first. It’s as though they can’t help themselves (See Icarus Lessons). These are few and far between.
- The commitment phobics, more numerous and in increase as life’s possibilities increase (a paradox); who seek all the guarantees and never get to take the leap.
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