13 March 2021

Quote for the day -- the cynic and the striver

One of my all-time favorite quotes, and eternally relevant.


Blogger Jimmy T said...

Hey thanks for that. I've never read or heard that quote. Still seems pertinent in today's world, and maybe more so than then. The main takeaway for me is that it's better to try and possibly fail at something than to fear failure itself. We all fail at something, and success is never a given, but success sometimes doesn't manifest itself in the expected timeline. Sometimes it takes a while...

13 March, 2021 10:38  
Blogger CAS said...

That's excellent. I don't recall ever hearing it before. One of my favorite books is about Teddy Roosevelt's trip down the Amazon after he was president, River of Doubt.

13 March, 2021 17:39  
Blogger Infidel753 said...

I've occasionally seen this quote on the internet, but with the first part missing. It sums up so much, and is just as applicable today.

14 March, 2021 08:37  
Blogger RO said...

Great message! Hugs, RO

15 March, 2021 20:17  
Blogger Infidel753 said...


16 March, 2021 01:22  

Post a Comment

<< Home