These last quotes are more like strengthening medicine for Roo than honey for Pooh, but I still think they’re good food for thought!
“Mistakes are the portals of discovery.” ~James Joyce
“The truth is that our finest moments are most likely to occur when we are feeling deeply uncomfortable, unhappy, or unfulfilled. For it is only in such moments, propelled by our discomfort, that we are likely to step out of our ruts and start searching for different ways or truer answers.” ~M. Scott Peck
“Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it
the seed of an equal or greater benefit.” -Napoleon Hill “Problems are to the mind what exercise is to the muscles,
they toughen and make strong.” ~Norman Vincent Peale “Few things help an individual more than to place responsibility upon him,
and to let him know that you trust him.” ~Booker T. Washington “Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice. It is not a thing
to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved.” ~William Jennings Bryan “Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don’t quit.” ~Conrad Hilton “It is not the strongest of the species that survive, not the most intelligent,
but the one most responsive to change.” ~Charles Darwin “You will never be the person you can be if pressure, tension and discipline
are taken out of your life.” ~ James G. Bilkey “Aim for service and success will follow.” ~Albert Schweitzer “Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end.
It’s not a day when you lounge around doing nothing;
it’s when you had everything to do, and you’ve done it.” ~Margaret Thatcher “COURAGE doesn’t always roar. Sometimes COURAGE is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, “I will try again tomorrow.” ~Mary Anne Radmacher “For a just man falleth seven times, and riseth up again” (Proverbs 24:16).