Hard work does pay off. You have to be willing to put in the necessary time and effort in order to achieve your goals in life. Nothing comes easy.
Keep grinding! Keep praying! Stay focused! And don’t allow anyone or anything to distract you from what you need to be doing to get to where you need to be.
Do the best that you can do and be the best that you can be and leave the rest up to God. In order to be successful in life, you need to put in a lot of blood, sweat and tears!