Elephant (8 letter word)
“No one in the world needs an elephant tusk but an elephant”. Thomas Schmidt
“Fall down seven times. stand up eight” ( Nana korobi, ya oki). Japanese Proverb
Any idea about the meaning of this proverb?
This Japanese proverb confirms the Japanese concept of resilience.
There are no quick fixes in life, and the only way to accept failure is, stick to the task make a persistent effect till you reach success. It reminds me of the ‘Never give up’ spirit.
At the same time be helpful and compassionate.
This proverb relates to our attitude towards ‘failure’.
Life is never kind to you. It always knocks you down. But get up, be persistent and try to achieve what you attempted. It’s perseverance.
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