08/18/2014 09:03 am ET Updated Aug 18, 2014

Why Suffering Is The Secret To Success

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You will do just about anything to avoid suffering. That's just how you're wired.

Problems and pain and potential risks are scary.

And when you don't think you need to experience any more hurt, it's all too easy just to back down from the fight and let someone else absorb the suffering.

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