Life is tough. Relentlessly tough.
All those 7 step programs to an instantaneously easier life just don’t
work. Those get rich quick tactics you heard from your friend or saw on
the internet are a hoax.
You’re telling yourself a lie when you expect you can do something and life will automatically become easier.
It’s not supposed to get any easier. You’re supposed to get stronger.
It’s not going to get easier. It’s not. You want it to, but deep in
your soul you already know that this challenge you are facing is your
This is your gymnasium. Your gladiatorial arena. Your opportunity to
rise from the dust of conquest with the steeled resolve of a warrior
unwilling to give up.
Don’t pray for peace. Pray for strength. Don’t beg for mercy. Beg for another chance to battle
Develop the toughness to win no matter what the odds look like.