As George Eliot, a leading writer in the 19th century, said: “it is never too late to be what you might have been”. Well I agree. And why not have this very wise word of advice as a desktop wallpaper for a while as a daily reminder that each day you can choose to be what you truly are rather than just follow a path that has been designed for you through the force of habit.
At the very beginning of his career, Bill Cunningham started a hat business. He borrowed money to launch it. Then the war started and he enrolled as he thought it was his duty. But his lender, a rich family, was rather of the opinion that his duty was to stay, make the business grow and reimburse the loan. I think it was 1’000 USD in the 1930’s. He decided to quit the business and enlist. After serving in the army, […]
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