Enthusiasm and Grit

“I began to realize how important it was to be an enthusiast in life. If you are interested in something, no matter what it is, go at it full speed. Embrace it with both arms, hug it, love it and above all, become passionate about it. Lukewarm is no good.”

– Roald Dahl

Canal Nantes-Brest in Josselin, France

Passion and perseverance will give you confidence and grit for long-term goals.

Definition of grit: courage and resolve; strength of character.

More about that by Angela Lee Duckworth in this TED Talk: Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance

The Power of Words

Language is a powerful tool. Choose your words wisely. Enrich other people’s life by sharing them.

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Quote of the day

Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power.

– Lao-Tzu –

The Complete Works of Lao Tzu: Tao Teh Ching & Hua Hu Ching from Amazon.com