There is a famous story of the race between the Tortoise vs Hare, where the arrogant and over-confidence hare is is beaten by the steady tortoise.
Well, check what happens in real life when they race.
It is not actually an accident as this race been done a few times with
The tortoise wins not because he was slow and steady as many say but because the hare stops while the tortoise won because it was focused and maintained consistency.
Like the tortoise we need to focus on the things will control, not get distracted and stay focused on the goal.