If everything we attempted in life were achieved with minimum of effort and came out exactly as planned, how little we would learn-and how boring life would be! And how arrogant we would become if we succeeded at everything we attempted.
Failure allows us to develop the essential quality of humility.
It is not easy- when you are the person experiencing failure- to accept it philosophically, serene in the knowledge that this is one of life’s great learning experiences. But it is.
Nature’s way are not always easily understood, but they are repetitive and therefore predictable.
You can be absolutely certain that when you feel you are being most unfairly tested, you are being prepared for great achievement.
Lead From Within: Failure seems to be nature’s way for preparing you for great responsibilities.
Of Lolly’s many awards and accolades, Lolly was designated a Top-50 Leadership and Management Expert by Inc. magazine. Huffington Post honored Lolly with the title of The Most Inspiring Woman in the World. Her writing has appeared in HBR, Inc.com, Fast Company (Ask The Expert), Huffington Post, and Psychology Today, and others. Her newest book, The Leadership Gap: What Gets Between You and Your Greatness has become a national bestseller.