No goal was ever ruined due to added patience.
“Passion” is any thought that we have, usually repetitively, that conjures so much emotion we have to take physical action to represent that thought.
Do not ever let the gain of winning
create obstacles to winning gains.
Comedy may be the enemy of strictness,
but it's without doubt the ally of discipline.
Deep familiarity with an act
is not the same as true mastery of it.
The good get what's ahead of them.
The great leave even more of it behind.
Do not let the pursuit of prizes
rob from you the riches of the journey.
Just because we should always strive
to mindfully honor our feelings
does not therefore mean we should always seek
to liberally encourage them.