If you want the wisdom, The strength, The clarity, The courage That can come come from struggle The price is clear. You have to endure the struggle first. Eric Greitens Resilience http://www.johnapassaroblog.com/books
Virtually all of my life I was always going. Doing. Figuring. Becoming. Striving. Driving.
A recovery formula from a life-changing event.
Today is my birthday.
I no longer look at my birthday as the point of reference as to when I truly became alive in the timeline of my life.
The days after talking with Adam when I felt I had had enough and the fight in me started to erode, I always referred back to the silent phone calls we shared and the message he conveyed – “You put your toe on the line and you fight like hell.”
Often, solutions to difficult problems reside well beyond comforts perimeter.
Have you ever watched a movie for the second time and noticed all of the things that you didn’t pick up the first time?
Pain has had that effect on my life.
Life is a marathon and uses chaos and adversity to help us become enlightened about the universe. Chapter 6 – Synchronicity
Chapter 5 –
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man,
But he is brave five minutes longer.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
“There are in life a few miraculous moments when the right person is there to tell you what you need to hear and you are still open enough, impressionable enough, to take it in.”
Chapter – 4