“Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat."
Theodore “Teddy” Roosevelt, 26th President
Dads, when your children come to you with their dreams, their goals, their “when I grow up” moments, what is your response? Do you encourage them to pursue these passions? Or, do you help them understand how difficult their dreams might be?
Let me encourage each of you (and me) to keep the following in mind when talking with our children about their passions.