In Others’ Words: The Encouragement of Doubts and Mistakes
And I like today’s quote because it’s brimming with encouragement:
- Take a step forward even if you’re doubting.
- Go ahead and do the risky thing.
- Do not confuse making a mistake with being a failure.
- Ask yourself what you’ve learned from your mistake.
While I love each one of those affirmations, I find myself wondering how often do I take the time to sift through the less than perfect moments of my life? It’s easy to say, “Oh, I wish I’d done this” or “I wish I’d done that.” But I don’t learn anything in lamenting about should of’s and could of’s. Wisdom comes from examining what I did that didn’t go as I’d hoped or planned … and discovering the truths hidden there.
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