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Daily Obstruction: Nothing Ventured

29 Dec

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Nothing Ventured

 

Failure isn’t sad.  Failure means there was an attempt.  It’s not even sad that most people don’t even try, but rather, even when they do try, they don’t risk.

 

* Photo is of the Concord School of Philosophy, built, founded, and led by A. Bronson Alcott, a man who attempted, tried, risked, and failed more than anyone I know.  He often compared himself to a winter apple – the last to ripen, yet the sweetest of all.