That book you’re reading at the moment may not be the best, but that doesn’t mean you should give up reading altogether.

Just move on to the next one.

You may feel stiff and sore after your last run, but that doesn’t mean you should give up exercising.

Just stretch and go again.

That last church service may have been boring and seemingly irrelevant, but that doesn’t mean you should give up on church.

Just give it another try the following Sunday.

You’re not going to break par on every hole when you play a round of golf, but you don’t just pick up your bag and walk off after the first four holes.

You move on to the next one.

That last house you looked at may not have ticked every box, but you still need a place to live.

So move on to the next one.

Too often, we focus on the moments that don’t meet our expectations and then just give up.

Don’t do that.

Dust yourself off and move on with enthusiasm and eager anticipation to the next one.