A step forward…
“I am not discouraged because every wrong attempt discarded is a step forward”
– Thomas Edison
We have all heard the story of Thomas Edison and the incandescent light-bulb, when asked how he felt about failing so often he replied I did not fail I simply learned what not to do or what would not work until I succeeded. For many of us we see failure as something harmful or even fatal. But not achieving the
Artwork by Parker Lanier
results we are seeking is only a new opportunity to change direction. For those of us that have recovered we can look back and see how our experiences help us make better choices and how it benefits others.
We no longer look on with regret and condemnation of ourselves. Yesterday I was asked in a peculiar manner, “you mean you don’t have regret? hmmmm…” Not sure if she believed me but no I see every failure as an opportunity to grow, to change directions, it is the next positive step in my journey!
Live, life, well!!!
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