The Importance of Doing What You Love

‘Find a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.’ My Past From the moment I was asked to choose my GSCE topics in high school, I wished I actually knew what I’d love to do. I had friends who knew they wanted to be nurses, doctors, lawyers. The choices seemed easy for them. All they had to do was pick the options that suited their future careers. Me? I was a little more unrealistic ambitious and had always thought bigger than the average career. I day-dreamed through my art classes. Thinking about how I’d move to…

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Choosing to Win

‘There once was a man who prayed every single night to his god. Every single night without fail he would say “please lord, help me to win the lottery”. Finally, exasperated, his God replied, “how am I to help you win if you have never once entered”.’ The Moral of The Story This is one of my favourite moral teaching stories. Sometimes I have to remind myself of its meaning: If you never enter the race you will never win. Even if you do enter the race, it may take a thousand tries before you win, but still, winning is…

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