Resilience & Grace
The secret sauce
“The rational soul is stronger than any kind of fortune — from its own share it guides the affairs here or there, and is itself the cause of a happy or miserable life.”
— Seneca, c. 65
What’s the worst day of your life?
The day you thought you might never make it through?
It must have been harrowing, terrifying, and even stomach-churning. Even now, I'll bet it makes you feel a little queasy to think about.
But you know what?
You made it. You're here, right now, reading this.
And do you know why?
Because of your inner strength. You experienced a defeat and you survived due to fortitude and resilience, not because of your circumstance or social class.
It is only because of misfortune that we’re able to get a better sense of ourselves.
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