If you are going through hell, keep going.
Sir Winston Churchill
I love this quote by William Churchill because, let’s face it, sometimes when the chips are down, it really does feel as if you are literally going through hell. When you experience so much pain, loss and disappointment it’s almost impossible to believe that it can get any better. However, this is the time where you need to tap into every resource you possess and keep going. Another of Churchill’s finest observations was that success is not final, failure is not fatal; it is the courage to continue that counts.
I would like to share with you the story of my friend Adam Balding, a professional rugby player who, during his career, has had to deal with many knock-backs. When ...