No man wants to fail. Because we value competence and skill, failure hits us at the core of our being. It stabs our pride. To put it bluntly, failing sucks. But there’s a fate that worse than failing to succeed: failing to try. When we get too focused on our fear of failing, that’s exactly where we end up, refusing to even try.[Read more…] about A New Perspective on Failure for Men
Why do celebrities and lottery winners often end up broke, miserable, and in jail or rehab? Because their success brought them new opportunities that they didn’t have the character to handle. Success brings in more money and more opportunities, which means we have fewer restraints and more options to do things that will ruin our lives. So, before we level up our success, we must make sure our character is strong.