Comment on This: Theodore Roosevelt

“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly, who errs and comes up short again and again, because there is not effort without error or shortcomings; but who does actually strive to do the deed; who knows the great enthusiasm, the great devotion, who spends himself for a worthy cause, who at best knows, in the end, the triumph of high achievement and who, at the worst, if he fails, at least he fails while daring greatly. So that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.” – Theodore Roosevelt

What do you think? Is there any area of your life in which you could be accused of being a critic? Do you need to step into the arena? To dare greatly? Leave a comment.

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