They Say: You're abrasive
I Say: I'm direct
They Say: You'll never make it to the top of the game
I Say: Just watch
They Say: Stay in one job long enough and you will rise up the company
I Say: if I don't have a lot of experiences how will I learn?
They Say: You're wrong!
I Say: I'm okay with being wrong, I learn when I'm wrong
They say: Do as I say
I say: Learn from what others do
They say: You need a college degree
I say: Good idea but I missed that boat, but wait till you see what life has shown me
They say: You are hitting above your weight
I Say: Fun isn't it?
They Say: Think Target not Tiffany
I Say: How can I afford to shop at Tiffany's?
They Say: Don't stand out
I Say: Being ordinary scares the life out of me
They Say: You need to lose weight
I Say: Good point, I have two small kids and a wonderful wife
What drives your future, your life and the way things work out for you is not what other people say - it is how you react to it!