- I don’t know how.
- This isn’t working.
- There isn’t a way.
Three statements, oh so slightly, yet so powerfully different:
- I don’t know how… yet.
- This isn’t working… yet.
- There isn’t a way… yet.
Call it possibility thinking, call it having a flexible mind set, call it where there is a will there is a way, call it what you like; resilient persistence can move mountains and turn stumbling blocks into steppingstones. The power is within you if you’ve the courage to answer destiny’s call.
“I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it.” – Pablo Picasso, 1881-1973
“If we all did the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.” – Thomas Edison, 1847-1931
“Self-belief does not necessarily ensure success but self-disbelief assuredly spawns failure.” – Albert Bandura, 1925-2021
As always, I share what I most want and need to learn. – Nathan S. Collier