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When everything seems to be going against you, remember ...

Things to Think About

By Pepper de Callier

"When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it." Henry Ford

Resistance can give rise to wonderful things.  In humans, resistance can form the resolve to try harder that drives a champion on to victory.  It can cause one to examine more deeply the actions needed to overcome obstacles.  What Henry Ford knew so well, was that it’s all about perspective and how one chooses to look at life.  With the right perspective, many things are possible.  With the wrong one, nothing is.  What’s your perspective with regard to the direction of wind you face today?

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About the Author: Pepper de Callier is one of the most respected senior executive coaches and authorities on leadership in Europe. Learn more about him at