Failures, perhaps surprisingly, can be a confidence-booster.
They help us build stamina, persistence and courage.
That is, they make us feel greater respect and admiration for the man in the mirror.
And although failing stings, it’s often also the only way for us to grow up, to become tougher and to ultimately — succeed the next time around.
Sometimes, it’s the only way to learn how much we are worth it — by having our ego threatened…
So, don’t fear hurdles, they will pass — but they will also help you write a better story of your life.