Why it is important to think & plan

A few ideas flooded my mind as I’m sitting down thinking and planning.
 
  1. “Sharpen Your Saw” – Steven Covey
  2. “An unexamined life is not worth living” – Socrates
  3. “If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail”

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In retrospect, I’ve lost many hours of unnecessary labour because I didn’t put serious thoughts into what I was doing
 
Other times, I feel that ‘thinking & planning’ inhibits the ‘doing’.
 
Now I realise that it’s not enough to do things mindlessly; we must do things with a purpose.