Here’s what you’ll find out: You’ll develop incredible swimming skills. You’ll find yourself stroking unlike you’re ever seen before. Through the inspiration of desperation, you become more creative than ever before.
So what is it, how do we handle that whole piece? Throw your whole self into it. See, most people go at it tentatively. They don’t give all their stuff, they don’t concentrate, they don’t put everything they’ve got in them.
One guy wrote a book called “All you can do is all you can do, and all you can do is enough.” But he said, “Make sure you do all you can do”. And if we are honest this evening, we know that we haven’t done all we can do.
So as we look at the future, we can decide that from this day forward, as I look at my personal relationships, if I look at my professional relationships, if I look at my family relationships, if I look at all the dimensions of my life — looking at myself mentally, emotionally and spiritually – I’m going to do all I can do to develop me, to bring my talent out here, to make a contribution to life.