Rising Up After Life Knocks You Down

When life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because if you can look up, you can get up. Let your reason get you back up. Les Brown

Koffee with Joe

“Let me tell you something you already know. The world ain’t all sunshine and rainbows. It’s a very mean and nasty place, and I don’t care how tough you are, it will beat you to your knees and keep you there permanently if you let it. You, me, or nobody is going to hit as hard as life. But it ain’t about how hard you hit. It’s about how hard you can get hit, and keep moving forward. How much you can take and keep moving forward!”

Those are the lines from Rocky Balboa (2006).

Keep your face to the sun and you will never see the shadows.

– HELEN KELLER

Steve Jobs was fired from the company that he started. He did not give up. He used this experience to build up his character, leadership and turned his struggles into strengths.

Eventually, Jobs went back to Apple and transformed…

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