Why I Believe in Quitting

It’s not always about what you do—it’s about what you don’t do

Photo by Dylan Nolte on Unsplash

When I was a kid I wanted to stop taking piano lessons. I was tired of practicing.

But I wasn’t allowed to quit. My parents didn’t want me to give up every time something got hard. I’m so thankful for the perseverance it taught me — but I also became convinced that quitting is wrong, that…