Overcoming obstacles with Optimism

“There are no great people in this world, only great challenges which ordinary people rise to meet.” William Frederick Halsey, Jr.

“Being challenged in life is inevitable, being defeated is optional.” Roger Crawford

runner and  water bottle

“I don’t run away from a challenge because I am afraid. Instead, I run towards it because the only way to escape fear is to trample it beneath your foot.” Nadia Comaneci

“Life’s challenges are not supposed to paralyze you; they’re supposed to help you discover who you are.” Bernice Johnson Reagon

Yacht Racing


“Accept the challenges so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.”  General George S. Patton

This week’s fun quote:

“You see a mousetrap; I see free cheese and a (expletive deleted) challenge!” Scroobius Pip

mouse trap

Comments on: "Weekly Serving of Optimism: Quotes & Thoughts (Challenges)" (2)

  1. Most of the other quotes require too much bravery —
    but the mouse appeals to me!

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