Reality can destroy the dream; why shouldn’t the dream destroy reality?
George Moore – 1852-1933, Novelist
LIFE IS NOT A BASEBALL GAME (Part 6 of 6)
Your best chance is to be well prepared and patient. Don’t take wild swings and reckless chances, but remember that eventually you must take a swing.
Remember your training and keep your eye on the prize.
Despite all your preparation, sometimes you may strike out. Don’t let that deter you, because preparation and persistence will insure that your batting average will see you through.
LIFE IS NOT A BASEBALL GAME (Part 5 of 6)
When it is your turn at bat and you step up to the plate, all eyes will be upon you. Some will hope you hit a Home Run, others will be praying that you strike out, and many won’t care.
Remember that it is your ball game. You will receive very few perfect pitches. Much of the time you will have to make the best of what life throws you.