Tag Archives: mistakes

The “joy of the struggle”……

“So when parents say – as they often do- ‘I just want my child to be happy’, here is one of the best pieces of advice.  Help them, and get their schools to help them, to discover what it is that … Continue reading

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Mistakes…are you learning from them?

“I’ve missed more than nine thousand shots in my career. I’ve lost almost three hundred games.  Twenty-six time I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed.  I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. … Continue reading

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Facing Defeat…..

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.”  ~Unknown~ In life we will face defeat at some time. It is what we do with the defeat afterwards that will define the final … Continue reading

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We all make mistakes……

Wise men profit more from fools than fools from wise men; for the wise men shun the mistakes of fools, but fools do not imitate the successes of the wise. Cato the Elder (234 BC – 149 BC), I keep … Continue reading

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