You are probably familiar with the saying, There are no shortcuts to anywhere worth going.
I Would say this is for the most part true, however that doesn’t mean that we can’t find shorter ways to achieve significant gains that are still meaningful.
As I have learned through running- see my post here
By breaking large, daunting tasks down into smaller, more manageable chunks- each portion feels like a significant step toward reaching the big goal.
Since awakening is one of those elusive things like happiness, success, freedom, and love- I think it also best endeavoured when appreciating the journey.