Question of the Day – No. 322 What makes you think “I can’t do that!”? Share this:TwitterFacebookTumblrMoreLinkedInRedditPinterestPocketTelegramWhatsAppSkypeEmailLike this:Like Loading... 22 thoughts on “Question of the Day – No. 322” Add yours Pingback: Question of the Day – Timeless Wisdoms Frustration if I don’t get it right the first few tries LikeLiked by 2 people Reply I hope you still persevere even if frustration gets in your way. LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Most of the time yes😀 LikeLiked by 2 people I hate to be the negative one, but basically I know what I am capable of. Though I still am always up for new experiences, but I know from past failures what I am not capable of. We are not meant to do everything, humans are individuals with their own advantages and disadvantages. Careers like being a famous rockstar, streamer etc…are all nice dreams, but are very competive hard and you sacrifice a lot. Realistically that commitment has no room to fail especially in the world we live in right now. Sometimes telling children they can do anything is not always realistic. Especially if they remember you told them that, they go out and attempt something that is nearly impossible and are disappointed and depressed because their parents were wrong. Honestly pretty soon, since society is based on money and not happiness etc….Pretty soon it will be who is capable to survive? ;o LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Children can try to do anything because that’s how they’ll realize what they’re capable of and what they’re not. That doesn’t mean they will succeed at everything and they shouldn’t, but In my opinion, they should know they can try because regret is a b*tch. LikeLiked by 2 people Reply I can’t read every Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure manga i have. LikeLiked by 3 people Reply That sounds like a challenge. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Encourage your strengths and your childrens strength’s especially, but you can do both Be honest, encouraging and such without blowing their confidence. * LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Yes! It’s about the confidence of trying, not necessarily about succeeding. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Other people tend to be that influence LikeLiked by 3 people Reply Good one. Very true sometimes. LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Unfortunately… LikeLike Reply Outside influences are the biggest culprits. Especially if there are consequences that affect your kids, for example. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply So would you say that thinking about the consequences makes us analyze if we should do something or not. It’s not a matter of skill, but a matter of practicality, right? LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Yes. LikeLiked by 1 person Lack of confidence or money. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I think money have a big role in diminishing our confidence… LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I tend to compare myself to others a lot, so if I happen to notice someone is really good at something, I’ll end up feeling like I’m embarrassing myself with trying anything. LikeLiked by 2 people Reply I can relate to you. I also consider the fact that the one that’s really good at things has some experience behind and that when that person started, it wasn’t that good… LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Heights! Anything involving heights makes me say, “I can’t do that!” LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I also have phobia of heights. It’s a struggle from time to time. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.