Dare!

Flooded track“It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.” Seneca (Roman Philosopher).

I was out on the mountain bike this week, enjoying a track that was a little rougher than those I usually ride when in the distance I saw that the track was flooded. What should I do? Turn back, try and push the bike round the muddy edge or be daring and take the risk of pedalling through the muddy waters. What was hidden – rocks, holes? How deep and what would happen if I got stuck or fell off? And it was a long stretch of water…

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