Three Components of a Commitment: A Universal Tool
A remarkably useful distinction and universal tool is being aware, in the most practical possible way, of what constitutes the three components of a commitment. What qualifies as a commitment and a committed person? Commitment has something to do with betting your life, something far more than making a contribution, although a contribution may well be a part of a commitment. Commitment is one of those funny ideas that almost everyone thinks they understand and often say, “I know it when I see it.” Is this simply some deceptive tomfoolery, a convenient and comfortable illusion or are they telling the truth?