Posts Tagged ‘Getting Up’

The only person who doesn’t fall is the one who doesn’t strive toward anything.  Fall a thousand times and get up a thousand times and if you don’t despair, you will make progress.
     —    Leo Tolstoy
On This Day In:
2021 You Really Are
What You Want
2020 So Far The Only Burden Shifted Has Been The Cost
Rockin’ The Hammond
2019 The Powers Of Mind
Day 10: Into Double Digits
2018 Up For Progress
Day 1.5: Done (For Now)
2017 And Second By Second
2016 Bakeries And Coffee Shops
2015 Spirit Not Form
2014 Sometimes Even Kneeling Seems Insufficient
2013 Hobgoblins
2012 Got Sleep?
2011 Not Another Barren Corner

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“I see so many gifted skateboarders  —  they all want it, they all have vision, but they don’t get there,” Mullen says.  “And that’s because they don’t have the one thing I can’t teach them, because it only comes from the process of falling and getting up again and again and again and again.  That process changes who you are.”
    —    Rodney Mullen
As quoted by:  Brendan I. Koerner
From Koerner’s article:  “Getting Up
Appearing in:  Wired Magazine;  dtd:  February 2015
On This Day In:
2014 What Is Still Possible
2013 Strength Is There
2012 Beyond Reasonable Doubt
2011 Celebrating Values
2010 Is it just me, or is it suddenly dark around here?

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