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Whenever you find yourself doubting how far you can go, just remember how far you've come. Remember everything you've faced, all the battles you've won, all the fears you've overcome.
You've got to work HARD for the things you want/hope for. If you don't work hard, do you really want or deserve it in the first place?
So true. It makes it possible for me to be able to stay where I have to stay. "Reading gives us someplace to go when we have to stay where we are.