Lose nothing for asking. (Dictionary of English Proverbs/Thomas Preston) Why are we so afraid of being told “no”? Why does it feel like personal rejection?
“I don’t do that kind of negativity. If you put your energy into thinking about how much the fall would hurt, you’re already halfway down.”
“If you always call a man a goat he will soon start to bleat.” Lina J. Potter, The Royal Court: A Strong Woman in the
“It is a funny thing when you have believed the worst about yourself your entire life. No matter what anyone says, you are the strongest
“Man often becomes what he believes himself to be. If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing, it is
“I’ve always known that I had the happy facility of making enemies of any one I ever knew,” ― Nathaniel Philbrick, The Last Stand: Custer,