Reviewing WHY things went right or wrong is a small price to pay for knowledge and wisdom. What happened? Why?
Strength comes AFTER you’ve been weak, fearless AFTER you’ve been afraid, and wisdom AFTER you’ve been foolish. Keep going.
You become *smart* enough when it *smarts* enough to learn enough from the *smarts*. Then, you have Wisdom.
Temptation: This will feel good NOW!’ Wisdom: ‘How will it feel AFTERWARD?’ See the end before you begin. Wisdom is your Friend.
When experience speaks, LISTEN. If you don’t, you’ll have an experience that’ll make you wish you had.
If you listen way more than you talk, you’ll have WAY more people interested in what you have to say.
If you’re too smart to receive Wisdom placed at your feet, Life will knock you down and you’ll need that Wisdom to get up.
The first chapter in the Book of Wisdom: Watch this! Second chapter: Oops! Final chapter: What I Learned.
If you don’t make friends with foresight, you’d better learn from hindsight, because even 20-20 eyesight won’t help you.
The battles I lost in my youth, that gave me the *scars*, helped me when I was older to win wars. Thank you.
You can fail your way to success by learning from every failure. So, what did you learn?
Mistakes will never be voted Most Popular but will always be in the running for Best Teacher if you let them teach you.