Don’t confuse drive and passion. Drive pushes you forward. It’s a duty, an obligation. Passion pulls you. It’s the sense of connection you feel when the work you do expresses who you are. Only passion will get you through the tough times.
As I tell the M.B.A. classes I sometimes address, it’s the romance, not the finance that makes business worth pursuing. Randy Komisar, The Monk and the Riddle p. 93