Not The Destination But The Journey

Written by Jim henderson

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to better themselves. Civilization followedrepparttar trails they blazed. What ofrepparttar 124047 inventors like Alexander Graham Bell,repparttar 124048 Wright brothers, and Thomas Edison who succeeded where others failed because they refused to qui? Inrepparttar 124049 political realm, can we ignore men like Abraham Lincoln who overcame a string of failures to become president or Winston Churchill whose perseverance gave a beleaugered Engalndrepparttar 124050 will to outlastrepparttar 124051 destruction of a dictator’s war machine? What ofrepparttar 124052 entrepreneurs, bothrepparttar 124053 infamous andrepparttar 124054 ignonimous, who made their fortunes through risk and then risked their fortunes again in order to increase them? Massive corporations were birthed into existence throughrepparttar 124055 travail of those individuals who nurtured them through their humble beginnings. In every case, success wasrepparttar 124056 indirect result ofrepparttar 124057 persistence of individuals willing to take necessary risks.

By focusing only on obvious success and overlookingrepparttar 124058 process that included apparent failure we succumb to an unrealistic expectation that we are supposed to succeed without setback.

Perhaps thenrepparttar 124059 destination is not as important asrepparttar 124060 journey.

Jim Henderson is currently employed in the field of environmental regulatory compliance. He enjoys writing as a past time and has had several articles published in various on-line publications.

The Entrepreneurs Prayer

Written by Rick Beneteau

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I pray to retain my childhood wonder so that I can recognize and revel inrepparttar small miracles of each day that others may miss.

I pray for an infinite supply of self-confidence for it alone fortifies faith, strengthens my resolve and conquersrepparttar 124046 largest enemy I will ever face - fear.

I pray for a compassionate spirit andrepparttar 124047 patience to offer those who seek my advice and my help, my full and undivided attention.

I pray for good health and a feeling of well being, andrepparttar 124048 continued desire to improve those areas of my physical life I may be neglecting inrepparttar 124049 name of my spiritual and entrepreneurial advancement.

I pray that today is a day of excellence and at its conclusion I can acknowledge and be grateful forrepparttar 124050 forward motion I have made andrepparttar 124051 growth I have experienced.

I pray most of all forrepparttar 124052 understanding and support of those closest to my heart, my family, that they will equate what may seem like endless hours of apparent pre-occupation with affairs of business to what is atrepparttar 124053 very core of my being, that which drives me, for once I achieve what I have set out in its fullest, I will become that more complete being I strive to be.

It is for these things that I pray, for I am an entrepreneur.

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