I would say: choose “growth” over mediocrity. Jim Rohn also said you are the average of the 5 people you spend the most time around. So if you feel mediocre, you may want to cultivate new friends. While I appreciate the topic and agree with your perspective for the most part, Anthony, I found your writing repetitious and condescending. In my opinion, your important message would have been much more impactful if you’d taken time to edit and condense. Still, I’m following you!