Everything is exciting in the beginning. But maintaining the ‘beginner's mind‘ is a Herculean task.
Disinterest arises with routine, which fires the same tedious neural pathways again and again. Unless we can reframe the problem, stuckness can be both frustrating and annoying. We crave new challenges.
Novelty blends both excitement and anticipation, both determinants in the pursuit. Learning plants the seeds of progress.