Routines are important. People that has made it to successful living have build routines that empower and support their efforts to live like they want. Just like with anything, the first step is the hardest. Once you get over that, the routine is easier to follow. Once you do the routine for thirty days, it becomes natural behavior for you. Just make sure you pick healthy routines that empower you in the long run. All successful people do that, learn from them.