"Whatever fortune brings, don't be afraid of doing things."
It bugs me how much I love the quote because it sounds like it was written for a four year old with learning disabilities.
I guess maybe the simplicity resonates - taps into my ongoing problems with anxiety, shyness, and habit-for-excuses. I don't know. Just don't be surprised if someday this conversation occurs between us...
You: Come in the pool!
Me: Uhhmm okay but I'm keeping my shirt on.