As a new academic year begins, here’s a thought :
For more than 2200 years, people have been exhorted to take action, to dare, to aspire to achieve great things. How can you use this expression in your life today?
Colleague: I can wait to publish this article until next year when I have more experience.
You: Fortune favors the brave! You might get accepted already–you never know.
I’ve decided to sign up for this writing course even though I’m not finished writing my article yet. It will stimulate me to get it done and you know, fortune favors the brave!
Child: The slide is scary!
You: Fortune favors the brave! Go for it!