Let me introduce you to my friend and fellow blogger Robert Macy Thompson, who wrote the following post to challenge and encourage you to move beyond your fears. You can connect with him on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or through his website: www.robertmacy.me. Also, be sure to check out his newly released book From Fatherless to Fulfilled (I already ordered mine!).
Few things in life feel worse than a missed opportunity. Oftentimes the sting of what could have been haunts us more than failure itself.
I can remember having a crush on a girl in college, but being terrified to even talk to her. I shared my fear with one of my buddies and he told me something that his dad shared with him. To this day, I still remember what he said.
"I've never known a scared man to get anything."
Those words woke me up like a cold shower in the dead of winter. If I waited until I wasn't afraid to do anything, then I would never accomplish anything significant.Read More