Unfortunately, most of us have no idea what the solution looks like because we are too busy fighting the problem. Any spiritual teacher will tell students 'never focus on the problem, focus on the solution'.. You can go through the problem mentally; you get a better picture of what the solution looks like. From that position you can silently affirm: 'I can Do this!' - Iyanla Vanzant

The past is the past. There is no useful payoff for blaming others for your current level of self-confidence. Jack Canfield

"The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials".

Neither culture nor art are made in a vacuum. Rather, they are a blend of many influences, some of which are utterly new, some very ancient. David Kusek & Gerd Leonhard

We may plug a leak or two in the tightly guarded dams that hold back the rivers of content, but once the dam breaks, an unstoppable tidal wave will be unleashed. Rather than build more or better dams, let's build some fat channels for the easy flow of that content. Let's replace in efficient content-protection schemes with effective means of sharing-control and superdistribution.
From the book The future of music by David Kusek and Gerd Leonhard

People will follow the path of convenience and value.

Avoid have your ego so close to your position that when your position falls, your ego goes with it. Colin Powell

Intuition is the art of finding those true & pure thoughts or visions which are void of fear or joy or any other noise that clouds our judgment. Corey Graham 2.0