I don't know who signed me up for a mass email I receive every day - but I have come to look forward to starting my morning with these upbeat sentiments......today's was
Life is like a sea voyage. We each need to open up our own course in life with the strength of our convictions, unperturbed by the crashing breakers of life's stormy seas. The fiercer the tempest rages, the more we need to rouse our own fighting spirit and man the tiller with all our strength and skill crying, "Bring it on!" Through this type of arduous struggle we can forge the practical wisdom to triumph consistently and, as victorious champions, to create history.
Wisdom for Modern Life - Daisaku Ikeda