I love this quote. It is kind of the explanation Brad Pitt gives in Fight Club. How do you know what you can do? Well if you have never had to live by the skin of your teeth, then what do you know what you are capable of?
This is such an important thing for us to remember and to teach our students: you only lose when you quit! - I find many of my students have such a defeatist attitude and I have to give them constant pep talks like this to retrain their thinking. It is wo