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Babe Emboldens

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com “Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.” Babe Ruth An interviewer once posed the following question to the immortal Bambino: “Babe, what do you do when you get in a … Continue reading

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“Competitive Enthusiasm”

“I’ve always believed that if you put in the work, the results will come. I don’t do things half-heartedly. Because I know if I do, then I can expect half-hearted results. ”                  Michael Jordan Known for his … Continue reading

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Rise Up

“Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.”   Ralph Waldo Emerson What a refreshing remark! Somehow, everything in our society tells us that we shouldn’t fail – that failure is bad, that … Continue reading

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For Today

The legendary Babe Ruth was once asked what he thought about when he struck out. His answer: “I think about hitting home runs.” We may not be baseball sluggers, but Babe has something to teach us: Like most people who … Continue reading

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Failure Frees

“I was the biggest failure I knew.” JK Rowling Pondering her past, this is how Jo Rowling described herself in a 2008 Harvard commencement speech. Seven years after graduating from a university where she had studied classics, her marriage was … Continue reading

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Next Opportunity

“Success is the ability to go from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” Winston Churchill NO = Next Opportunity: This is my great friend and mentor Rob Gilbert’s formula for transforming failure into success. I love this idea … Continue reading

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