We often mystify and complicate things in order to create reasons not do something or to make ourselves look more knowledgeable and valuable than others. But others see through it and realise it and we are only kidding ourselves.

It is better to keep things simple and easy to achieve, then we gain a reputation for being straight-forward, effective and a person who delivers real value.

Simple things are easier to start, maintain and finish.

Simplicity rather than razzmatazz and complexity.

I do have another reason not to

It’s too hot
It’s too cold
It’s raining too hard
It’s too windy

It’s too far
It’s too hard
It’s too easy
It’s something else

I don’t have time
I don’t know how to
I don’t care
I don’t have the money
I don’t have the skills
I don’t like that
I don’t like this

I do have another reason not to