I think I must have felt like quitting on many things many times in my life. Who hasn’t?
And some things I have quit. I quit playing piano when I was just ten years old, and considering I began at age five I might actually have been good by now.
I quit dancing at eleven—something else I began at an early age. As children I think this is normal—we are just discovering our interests. But as adults, when we give up on our passions we lose sight of ourselves. Little by little we become less of who we really are.
But that’s something I’m no longer prepared to compromise on.
Once when I was about to give up, I complied a list of quotes that each spoke to me for various reasons and encouraged me to keep going. Today I’m sharing that list with you, in the hopes that if you feel like giving up right now, you will find that extra breath inside to keep pressing forward.
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