Feeling Stupid is Highly Recommended
Sunday, February 10, 2013
Roy Osherove in Growing People

So, to show you that the whole idea of taking risks and feeling stupid or frustrated is actually a good thing, because it's the only way to really learn a new skill, here are videos from my second day ever doing any kind of skiing. This is from a few hours ago:

this is from the first day

 

My muscles are still calling for help, but on the second day, things are much much better. I am happy I didn't give up trying, and I watched a lot of online videos on how to successfully get up after falling from skies. The first day was HELL. Second day - Not Hell, but a country side road with a view to hell very close by.

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