You cannot change anything until you first accept it.
If you think you are beaten, you are;
If you think you dare not, you don't.
If you'd like to win, and think you can't,
It's almost a cinch you won't.
If you think you'll lose, you’re lost,
For out in the world we find Success begins with a fellow's will;
It's all in the state of mind.
Walter D. Wintle
One day at school, when I was about 10 years old, I sang the school anthem, hopeful that I would be selected for the school choir. With me were other hopefuls from my class. The choirmaster of the school, a very soft-spoken and kind-hearted gentleman, was deciding who had voices worthy enough to be in the choir. He slowly walked past each boy listening ...