Obtaining wealth is not about what you are willing to do to gain it, but what you are willing to give up in exchange for it.
Look at great athletes. The first thing any athlete has to confront is the question what am i willing to give up to become a great athlete? Am i willing to give up the times that i spend with my friends? Am i willing to forgo the parties and fun times that my friends enjoy? Am i willing to forgo delicious, fattening food in exchange for a disciplined diet program? The list goes on