Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Excellence is Not My Strong Suit

"John Wooden represents the conquest of substance over hype, the triumph of achievement over erratic flailing, the conquest of discipline over gambling, and the triumph of executing an organized plan over hoping that you'll be lucky, hot or in the zone." --Bill Walton

Everything in this statement is the opposite of who I am. I say that unbegrudgingly and without shame. I say it as simply as someone makes an observation about the weather--this is just the way it is right now. My only hope is that at least I'm 28, maybe it's possible to turn things around?

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