Habit 18: What’s Your Underdog Story?

Rebecca Scott
3 min readMay 10, 2023

52 Habits to Change My Life

I recently started reading The Underdog Advantage by Dean Graziosi.

I had forgotten that I had the ebook edition of The Underdog Advantage. I got it a few years ago and never read it.

A few nights ago while searching for something else it came up in my browser. I started reading.

Talk about being hit in the head with a brick.

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The stories and lessons in the just the introduction and first chapter hit me.

I am an underdog who is refusing to admit it. I let the excuses in. I let myself dwell on my failed attempts. I let myself follow the paths of others instead of my path. I am letting myself be an invisible victim.

The question at the end of Chapter 1 is the first time a question in a personal development book stopped me. Most times I just keep reading on and never truly understanding the lessons I’ve just been taught.

Underdog Victim Story

“What’s a story in your life that has been an anchor for you?” (page 55 Underdog Advantage.)

What is the story you have been using to hold yourself back or to justify why you cannot do something or have the success you want? It can be a failure, it can be a devastating event…



Rebecca Scott

I’m a student of life, Canadian East Coast girl just trying to earn my Crazy Aunt Mug and share my journey to where I am going.