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Nothing truly stops you. Nothing truly holds you back. For your own will is always in your control.
Sickness may challenge your body. But are you merely your body? Lameness may impede your legs. But are you are not merely your legs. Your will is bigger than your legs.
Your will needn’t be affected by an incident unless you let it. Remember this with everything that happens to you.
You may not be able to alter reality, but you can alter your attitude towards it, and this, paradoxically, alters reality. Try it and see.
Grit is the disposition to pursue very long-term goals with passion and perseverance. And I want to emphasize the stamina quality of grit. Grit is sticking with things over the long term and then working very hard at it.
Grit is living life like it’s a marathon, not a sprint.
If you want something bad enough, you’ll find a way.
Create the highest, grandest vision possible for your life, because you become what you believe.