Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, This time more intelligently. Don't be afraid to fail because only through failure do you learn to succeed. Take chances, make mistakes. That's how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave. Keep trying and believe in yourself!
It's okay to fall apart for a little while. You don't always have to pretend to be strong, and there is no need to constantly prove that everything is going well. You shouldn't be concerned with what other people are thinking either, cry if you need to, its healthy to shed your tears. The sooner you do, the sooner you will be able to smile again. And a smile doesn't always mean a person is happy. Sometimes it simply means they are strong enough to face their problems.
A group of alumni, highly established in their careers, got together to visit their old university professor. Conversation soon turned into complaints about stress in work and life. Offering his guests coffee, the professor went to the kitchen and returned with a large pot of coffee and an assortment of cups - porcelain, plastic, glass, crystal, some plain looking, some expensive, some exquisite - telling them to help themselves to the coffee. When all the students had a cup of coffee in hand, the professor said: "If you noticed, all the nice looking expensive cups have been taken up, leaving... Read more »
A son and his father were walking on the mountains. Suddenly, his son falls, hurts himself and screams: "AAAhhhhhhhhhhh!!!" To his surprise, he hears the voice repeating, somewhere in the mountain:"AAAhhhhhhhhhhh!!!" Curious, he yells: "Who are you?" He receives the answer: "Who are you?" Angered at the response, he screams: "Coward! "He receives the answer: "Coward!" He looks to his father and asks: "What's going on?" The father smiles and says: "My son, pay attention." And then he screams to the mountain: "I admire you!" The voice answers: "I admire you!" Again the man screams: "You are a champion!" The... Read more »
It has only been though defeat that I have known victory. Say what you want about me but only I stand on these legs, hear with these ears, see with these eyes and feel with this heart. To know me, is to know me but to love me is to love yet the unknown. I sleep not alone, but with my thoughts that belong to me alone. I wake each morning thankful to God that I have not allowed another to dictate to me my self-worth. I am who I am. I am here not simply to be tolerated but... Read more »
A baby asked God, “They tell me you are sending me to earth tomorrow, but how am I going to live there being so small ‘n helpless?” “Your angel will be waiting for you ‘n will take care of you.” The child further inquired, “But tell me, here in heaven I don’t have to do anything but sing ‘n smile to be happy.” God said, “Your angel will sing for you ‘n will also smile for you. ‘n you will feel your angel’s love ‘n be very happy.” Again the child asked, “‘n how am I going to be able... Read more »
If you tell a man about your problems, most assume you want some sort of help or advice. If you tell a woman about your problems, most assume you simply want a shoulder to cry on. Women rarely want to be told what to do about a problem, and men rarely want to be coddled through a hard time. I prefer to isolate.