Failure – Creates Confidence. If you let it! by MaryAnn Brewer

February 14, 2018 Failure – Creates Confidence. If you let it! Anyone who has tried and failed and gotten up to try again, adding something different. will tell you, failure is your friend and a mighty teacher and motivator. Have you heard this quote by the novelist and poet CS Lewis? “Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn.” Here’s two by Zig Ziglar – Author, salesman and motivational speaker. “Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes. What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.” Here are three by Tony Robbins – Author, Life Coach, Philanthropist, Entrepreneur “I’ve come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.” “Identify your problems, but give your power and energy to solutions.” “Stay committed to your decisions, but stay flexible in your approach.” – Tony Robbins What is the common thread here? It’s what we do with our failures that counts. Fear of failure in the horse owner world is paralyzing many into inaction. If we try, we will fail and we will succeed, all on the same ride, walk or training session with our horses, it’s inevitable! Learn from those mistakes....

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