I wave around this wand of patience, like some sort of magic stick, hoping all my problems will somehow magically disappear. Patience with others is applied much more easily then with myself.
Only a fool is fearless. A certain amount of fear is healthy, too much fear is crippling, it’s a fine balance that keeps you alive.
That whole experience taught me a very valuable lesson, about reaching out for help and telling the truth about where you are before it’s to late
This lesson can be one of the most important ones, if you’re willing to learn. Some of the greatest mistakes lead to the greatest change.