July 4, 2016

George Washington said: “99% of failures come from people who make excuses.” This is a good day for all of us—in the U.S. or elsewhere—to consider our attempts and failures, our successful efforts and ignominious crashes, and to own them, not make excuses for them.

George Washington said: “99% of failures come from people who make excuses.”

Washington

This is a good day for all of us—in the U.S. or elsewhere—to consider our attempts and failures, our successful efforts and ignominious crashes, and to own them, not make excuses for them.