Between every mountain lies a valley. Some are wide and smooth, others narrow, rocky, and rough yet all must be traversed. Most of us have had to walk valleys in our personal lives at some point, now we as a nation are collectively walking a valley.

I believe in America and I believe in you. I know not the specifics of the future, but I do know that this too will pass and life will go on and in my heart of hearts I believe America will emerge stronger and better on the far side.

Closing Quotes:

“You never know how strong you are until being strong is the only choice you have.” – Unknown

“Resilience: The capacity to recover fully from acute stressors, to carry on in the face of chronic difficulties, to regain one’s balance quickly after losing it.” – Alex Zantra

“It is only when we get kicked down that we see what we are made of. It’s easy to positive when everything is going well but the heart of all great endeavors is the ability to stagger back on our feet and keep moving forward, however grim it gets.” – Bear Grylls

As always, I share what I most want and need to learn. – Nathan S. Collier