Finding SECURITY in MEDIOCRITY is extremely tiring.. This is why

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Seth Godin from his book Linchpin

Finding security in mediocrity is an exhausting process. You can work only so many hours, fret only so much. Being a slightly better typist or a slightly faster coder is insufficient. You’re always looking over your shoulder, always trying to be a little less mediocre than the guy next to you. It wears you out.”