Inspiration: Embracing The F Word…

No, it’s not what you think! It’s fear of failure and who hasn’t failed at something? Want to share your best failure story?

Mirth and Motivation

“It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all.” J.K. Rowling

What is our attitude towards failure? Have we recently failed at something and are still kicking ourself? Do we look around and wonder where we went wrong because everyone else is doing great? Do we avoid trying new things because we are afraid to fail? Regardless of how we answer the questions, the fact is that we have all failed or will fail at something and our attitude will be critical to the final outcome. If we fixate on what went wrong instead of resolving to correct our mistakes, we limit our chance at recovery.  Some people view failure as a stepping stone and others see it as a stumbling block. Even if we have different definitions of what failure means, the one defining…

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About Newfoundland Traveller

I'm a Newfoundlander with a love of reading, writing and travelling. I've travelled around our province and lived in four provinces of Canada. I love a good book and a good blog. My family means the world to me, and some day I hope to travel to many countries of the world with my husband and sons' families.
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4 Responses to Inspiration: Embracing The F Word…

  1. eof737 says:

    TY for the reblog! I liked your comment about the F Word ! 🙂

  2. What a wonderful reblog! Thanks for sharing and my kids are avid fans of Harry Potter, so this was interesting…I also love her quote. Fear can be a prison and just starting my poetry blog, was stepping out of the comfort zone for me…take care, L

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