The objective is to stand out among the unusual. You have to commit yourself to an exclusivity set of criteria in order for this to happen. Your practices are what will get you there. Sacrifice is merely the entrance fee. Your character is shaped by your regular routine.
It’s so easy to fall into the same mundane tasks as everyone & ostracize that you’re different from your peers but what are you actually doing that’s different ? Sit in a deep state & actually think about it for a second.