The Path to Self-Worth

Embracing Discipline and Discovering Your True Value

Romesh Niriella
4 min readJun 11, 2023
In our journey through life, seeking success and fulfillment, let us remember that our worth is not defined by our achievements but by our inherent value as individuals


We often find ourselves on a paradoxical journey, where we strive for achievement, yet feel as though our worth is contingent on those very accomplishments. This journey can lead us to overlook our inherent worth, making us feel like we’re caught in a perpetual cycle of achieving to prove our value. But, what if we could rewrite this narrative and embark on a journey towards self-worth through the lens of self-discipline?

Drawing inspiration from the wisdom of Miyamoto Musashi, a legendary Japanese swordsman, and the teachings of modern psychology, this article explores how we can embrace self-discipline to uncover our self-worth.

Understanding Self-Worth

Before diving into strategies, it’s essential to understand what self-worth is. In essence, self-worth is the recognition of our inherent value, independent of our achievements. It is the understanding that we are worthwhile simply because we exist, not because of what we can do, what we have, or how others perceive us.

High-achievers often struggle to separate their worth from their accomplishments, and this is where self-discipline becomes pivotal. It is through self-discipline that we can reshape our…



Romesh Niriella

{ 🇱🇰 | 🇦🇺 } — Ǟutomation, Дeep Space, €rypto