It’s only by living through the heat of challenges, disappointments and failure that we come to truly understand some of life’s most important lessons. Imagining failure doesn’t compare with living through it. When we experience failure first hand, we understand that it’s completely within our power to recuperate, recover and rebound. Simply imagining failure is far more scary. Our mind replays the loss of status, humiliation and doom without gaining anything. It’s only through the actual experience of failing that we can find within ourselves something so extraordinary that it will help us with every future endeavor…

Resilience.