Likewise, a healthy person possesses his sound health by doing physical exercise, taking nutritious food, drinking clean water and living a healthy lifestyle.
Imagine a team of basketball players, running around the court, pushing themselves to the limit, just to score a basket. Overcoming pain gives us a sense of our own free will, and how much we can shape our lives.
But what too will come, if only you take the first step. This feeling of inferiority usually makes a person work even harder than before, making his or her goals achievable.
How can that be?! We should remember this and be true, honest and patient in order to see the gain despite of the pains it gives in between.
Vasco da Gama, the Portuguese navigator had to brave hurricanes and mutinies before he could reach the Malabar Coast in the first Westerner to sail round the Cape of Good Hope to reach India.
Everything has its ups and downs.
If we are not so serious about our life, there is no wonder we keep lagging in all walks of life.