Read an article on Forbes, hence putting forth my own views in the line.
True that “Motivation is what you create.” It is intrinsic. Although we see people around us or the world leaders, the true motivation does not happen until we start appreciating our own tiniest success. As a result of your success, you can push your limits and become an inspiration for others too. Sometimes, you can inspire others to inspire yourself. It is similar to, “When you teach, you learn better.”
The article is in the shared link. https://www.forbes.com/sites/rodgerdeanduncan/2018/10/11/your-success-can-be-predictable-even-inevitable/