The journey to success is a road of sequential failure separated by intermittent success and multiple attempts. That’s OK. If we’re not attempting and failing, we’re not stretching and growing. There may be seasons of success and seasons of failure. That’s OK, too. Everything has its season (Ecclesiastes 3:1-8).
So, looking back over your week,
- Are you proud of this week?
- How well did you live by your priorities?
- Did you invest your life in others?
- What one thing could have been better?
- What one thing are you proud of?
- What would you like to do differently?
- What will you do differently?
- If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.”- Antoine de Sainte-Exupery (1900-1944); aviator, writer (via Mark Entzminger)
- I’m reminding myself: What I do every day matters more than what I do once in a while. – @gretchenrubin
- If you’re a leader, look to implement the best idea…not just the one that’s yours. – @benreed
- Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there. —Will Rogers (via @bufferapp)
- In truth, people can generally make time for what they choose to do; it is not really the time but the will that is lacking. Sir John Lubbock (via @adamgrave1)
- The most comfortable activities are rarely the most productive. – @entreleadership (via @andywhiz)
- “A leader leads by example, not by force.” ~Sun Tzu (via @AineBelton) Continue reading