Pictorial Quote Of The Day

“When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in.That’s what this storm’s all about.” – Haruki Murakami

Just as steel gets tempered in the fire, we emerge stronger from phases of adversity.

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Pictorial Quote Of The Day

“Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding. Even as the stone of the fruit must break, that its heart may stand in the sun, so must you know pain.”- Kahlil Gibran

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Kicking And Screaming (vs. Singing And Dancing)

Another not-to-be-missed gem from Seth Godin… food for thought…

Unfair things happen. You might be diagnosed with a disease, demoted for a mistake you didn’t make, convicted of a crime you didn’t commit. The ref might make a bad call, an agreement might be abrogated, a partner might let you down.

Our instinct is to fight these unfairnesses, to succumb if there’s no choice, but to go down kicking and screaming. We want to make it clear that we won’t accept injustice easily, we want to teach the system a lesson, we want them to know that we’re not a pushover.

But will it change the situation? Will the diagnosis be changed, the outcome of the call be any different?

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