Often times, starting a task is the hardest part. We find ourselves ruminating over the question, “why am I doing this?” The truth is, the answers lie all around you.

Whether you are observing nature, talking with a relative, or experiencing something new for the very first time, you can find inspiration from all kinds of sources.

The cool thing is, each one of us possesses a different drive–a different reason why. They key to success is to unlock this unique component and use it to your advantage.

If you’re feeling stuck, try out some of these suggestions to discover what powers you:

Listed above are just some of the many ways to push yourself to dig deeper. No individual will have the same journey as another. The value lies in the self-discovery that comes with each expedition you set out on.