Re: The arena

Discussion in 'Digital Photography' started by philo, Jun 7, 2012.

  1. philo

    philo Guest

    On 06/06/2012 04:14 PM, Alan Browne wrote:
    > Seen today...
    >
    >
    >
    > The galleries are full of critics.
    >
    > They play no ball.
    > They fight no fights.
    > They make no mistakes because they attempt nothing.
    >
    > Down in the arena are the doers.
    > They make mistakes because they try things.
    >
    > The man who makes no mistakes lacks boldness and the
    > spirit of adventure.
    > He is the one who never tries anything.
    > He is the brake on the wheel of progress.
    >
    > And, yet it cannot be truly said he makes no mistakes,
    > because his biggest mistake is the very fact that he
    > tries nothing, does nothing, except criticize those
    > who do things.
    >
    > General David M. Shoup




    Yep, that really nailed it.

    When I was a kid, my father always told me to go out there and do it.

    Took me a hell of a long time, but I started
    philo, Jun 7, 2012
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