“Winners almost do what they think is the most productive thing possible at every moment; losers never do. When you look at what winners and losers actually do moment by moment, the difference between these two divisions of human race really is that small.
But the result of those small differences keep adding to each other at every given moment until they reach a critical size.”
Create a noble aim for your life, then make use of every moment to achieve it.
Just as, to use a financial analogy, a sum of money that has its interest reinvested over time seems to grow amazingly (the magic of compound interest), so in life the cumulative effect of daily work – if tied to a clear goal – seems to produce wonderful results.