The Little Engine that Could Wasn’t Built that Way

Seth's Head

I have had no such luck explaining that most ability isn’t ‘God given’ and that ambition, perseverance and habit works its way into talent. Luckily, there are brilliant authors out there like Seth Godin whom have figured out how to simplify such sayings. Click through the link to read the full blog, it is only 6 lines, but they make perfect sense.


Wouldn’t it be great to be gifted?  . . .

. . . You’re not born this way, you get this way.


Lesson Learned: There is no shame in being envious, but it shouldn’t be crippling. Every talented person who you have met has started from scratch somewhere and worked their way up to success. Try something, retry something, practice the effort and then you can get there too.

What do you think?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s