we are almost 4 months into the year! can you believe that?
What attitudes are you going to decide to live with in 2018?
Could perseverance be one of them?
per·se·ver·ance \ ˌpər-sə-ˈvir-ən(t)s \
Definition of perseverance
:continued effort to do or achieve something despite difficulties, failure, or opposition :the action or condition or an instance of persevering; steadfast. From Merriam-Webster.com
isn't it true that -
hasn't your life shown you that you are stronger than you thought you were?
A challenge came - and you rose to meet it!!
You even challenged yourself to move up to heights that made you grow and learn that hard it good!
What a gift to give ourselves in 2018!!
VIA character shares some thoughts on perseverance - what it means and what it takes. They say the "Key Concepts" are:
"Perseverance involves the voluntary continuation of a goal-directed action despite the presence of challenges, difficulties, and discouragement. There are two vectors of perseverance. It requires both effort for a task and duration to keep the task up."
They suggest exercises that can boost perseverance -