Author Edwin Louis Cole once wrote, "Winners are not those who never fail, but those who never quit." As long as you never give up on your goals, you are always winning.
What many people fail to see is that winning is not necessarily an outcome, but an attitude. When you're striving to build a business, it's easy to get discouraged by early setbacks. According to cbsnews.com, it took famous inventor Thomas Edison 1,000 unsuccessful attempts before perfecting the electric light bulb. NBA star Michael Jordan also missed over 9,000 shots throughout his successful basketball career. Even the brilliant scientist Albert Einstein was expelled from school and couldn't find employment in his earlier years. The difference between these achievers and the rest of the population is that they never gave up. As a result, their contributions have inspired many and some have even changed the world as we know it.
Whether your goal is to earn a trip, win a challenge, or even to progress to the next master level, the most important thing to understand is an attitude of perseverance and determination will always win. Dr. Jau-Fei Chen traveled a long road filled with obstacles before accomplishing her tremendous breakthroughs in the world of Nutritional Immunology. Thanks to her winning attitude and indomitable spirit, her achievements are improving the health and lives of hundreds of thousands around the world.
Just imagine what you can accomplish by setting goals and not giving up! You may experience setbacks and disappointments along the way, but you are still winning with your goals because you are helping change the lives of those around you for the better. Share a message of better health and richer lives and inspire everyone you come in contact with, whether they choose to join your team as a fellow E. Exceller at that moment or not. Remember that life is a journey and not a destination, and the very same can be said with accomplishing goals. As long as you keep moving forward, triumph over setbacks and maintain a positive attitude, you will always be winning.