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Lucille Brown
Quit 1,548 days ago
You were born to succeed!  Determination and dedication, purpose and passion, whole hearted hope and a wish that shines bright enough to lead the way:  That's what people need to achieve their dreams, and you've got them all. Now all you need to do is let them work their magic! Hope and faith are mighty enough to lift you up and carry you forward.  Dream big and doubt small, because you are liked, loved, looked up to- that's you.  (Anonymous)
Last reply: February 18, 2019 @ 1:53 pm
  • QuitCoach Ken
    Quit 14,414 days ago
    February 17, 2019 @ 12:51 pm
    I heard a story today that really hit home for me and that was about a cork was put into water and of course it floated.  No matter how hard people would push it to the bottom of the container when letting go it came back to the top. Why? Because it is made of stuff that was not intended to sink. When you say we are born to succeed it reminded me of that story I heard today. We are not make of stuff to stay down we are meant to float so no matter how hard the challenges are deep down we are made of stuff to float or succeed. No matter how many times I disappoint myself I am made of stuff to float!  No matter how many tries it takes to succeed I am made of stuff to float.  I would add to your comments that determination and dedication with purpose and passion are so important but resilience when things get bad are so important too. So let's remember " We are made of stuff to float to the top!" 
    • Joan1
      Quit 360 days ago
      February 17, 2019 @ 6:21 pm
      That is a great analogy! I'm gonna have to remember that one. Cause gonna float to the top. Always.
  • Lucille Brown
    Quit 1,548 days ago
    February 17, 2019 @ 2:02 pm
    Well said Ken, that's a real good analogy.  Thank you.
  • j
    Quit 831 days ago
    February 18, 2019 @ 7:46 am
    Thanks Lucille and Ken, hopefully we’re all part cork.
  • L
    Laura Lee H
    Quit 1,168 days ago
    February 18, 2019 @ 8:51 am
    You always have such wonderful inspiration to share. Thank you Lucille.  After just about 2 years of being smoke free these words of Wisdom still spark the renewal to succeed 
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    Carole Doherty
    Quit 193 days ago
    February 18, 2019 @ 1:53 pm
    Thank you Lucille :)