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NOT GIVING UP
The Days When It's Most Important To Keep Going
High school senior, rhythmic gymnast
I realized I didn't just improve my skills as a gymnast. After today, I grew as a person. Because on days like these, if you can push yourself one step further, that's when you get immeasurably stronger.
Writer, Editor, Media Literacy Advocate
When You Get Back in the Saddle Again, Expect to Fall
Writer. Health and Fitness Professional. Born-Again Actress.
I decided to dip my toe back into the water... and belly-flopped instead. I had set myself up to fail because I had set unreasonable expectations in place.
Do Not Give Up: An Inspirational Story
What is your Intent?
At some point or other, we have all thought about giving up. No matter what the task it, we get to a point where we can no longer see the light at the end of the tunnel. Sometimes the hardest thing to do is to make it to the finish line.
Why You Should Fail A Lot
Author of Growing Eden, blogger at Eat the Damn Cake
It's a great feeling, to know that you can fail and keep going. It's worth a lot of failing to get there. So go ahead and fail! Do it some more! Do it lavishly! Try everything you want to try!
Knowing When To Call It Quits
Jessica Pearce Rotondi
Writer. Editor. Community Builder.
The key to success lies not in never quitting, but in knowing when to quit. Here's why quitting can actually be better for your happiness -- and your health.
The Problem With Giving Up
Hayley Rose Horzepa
Writer and Rape Survivor
The worst thing you can ever do is give up. Acting is such a tough business to break into that my friend was about to give up, but just a few nights ago, I watched from my living room as she performed on the Tony Awards.
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