STRIVING IS MORE IMPORTANT THAN SUCCEEDING…

April 20th, 2012

“On the whole, tho’ I never arrived at the perfection I had been so ambitious of obtaining, but fell short of it, yet I was, by the endeavor, a better and a happier man than I otherwise should have been if I had not attempted it.” Benjamin Franklin. p. 71

From Willpower: Rediscovering the Greatest Human Strength by Roy Baumeister and John Tierney

Previously…

Found in my electronic chapbook.

Scott Adams nails precisely how Baumeister tells us willpower works.

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