We can talk about what we value but until we put our time and our money as wagers, talk is cheap.
In the book Atomic Habits, the author James Clear suggest that repetition is the key to forming habits. Doing 5 minutes of reading every day, is way better than spending 6 hours reading a book every 6 months. Taking 100 photos and iterating, is better than taking 1 perfect photo a year.
As an example about my parents, agreeing to pay for a new car with the safety features for my parent is better than talking about worrying about my dad driving at his age.