“…the stream always wins – not through strength, but through persistence.”
– Buddha, founder of Buddhism
In my earlier years in school, most teachers would have described me as an average to good student with a bit of an attention problem. But in the eighth Grade, and continuing through high school, I found a magic quality that I have used throughout my life. It’s been a key to my successes.
I realized, through standardized testing such as the Iowa test and SATs, that I scored in the average to good range – yet in the actual world of achievement, I could simply outwork others to achieve what I wanted.
Where can you apply the power of persistence to outwork others to achieve your goals?
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