What is the most important lesson you can teach a child?
Confidence and a sense of strong self worth. If they have that, they will take risks and fall with grace having what it takes to get up and do better the second time around.
"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do, so throw off the bowlines, sail away from safe harbor, catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore, Dream, Discover."
Mark Twain, American author and humorist
"You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream"
C.S. Lewis Novelist, Poet, Academic
As Leonardo da Vinci put it, "Water is the driving force of all of nature." Like water, Washers:
Wash away problems,
Polish their skills,
Forge new roads of discovery and possibility,
Give to those in need,
Carry responsibility responsibly, and
Breed new life and potential.
Wisher, Washer, Wishy-Washy is a unique metaphor that illustrates nineteen overlooked attributes of water that can be applied to our lives to effect positive, meaningful and lasting SUCCESS.
The Action Guide blends inspiring quotes and the wisdom of the ages with real stories of people who have dreamed big and overcome hardships. A major section provides templates for the reader--everyone from student to retiree--to chart his or her own destiny, to discover and apply the startling power and promise of water. BE A Washer.
Really believe in Yourself
Accept failure as only a "false start"
Use false starts as stepping stones to reach your goals
Leverage setbacks and disappointments into "invigorating challenges"
'Water' your dreams for growth
Find the leader within
Tap success in your mind
Shapeyour own happiness and achievement
Energize your goals
Make YOUR difference, make a difference!
Water always seeks the lowest level, and enters the most despised places, yet gives life to Ten Thousand Things.
Lao Tse, Chinese philosopher