At What Point Do We Throw In The Towel And Say, You Know What, Staying Motivated Isn’t For Me? Apathy is not a spectator sport either, but the stands are filled anyway. By the way, where I hang out, the stands are filled with spectators who also happen to compete against and cheer for, their fellow competitors. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.