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3 Life Lessons to Glean from Lance Armstrong’s Confession

Lance Armstrong’s recent confession on using performance-enhancing drugs during his cycling career, after denying this reality for years, is generating intense reactions in many people. The truth is, it’s often easy and more comfortable in these situations for us to stand on the outside peering in through a judgmental frame.
When someone shows us a glimpse of the human shadow through behaviors such as lying and cheating, we have a choice. We can take the ego’s default path of judgment and blame, or we can take the road less traveled and use these moments to journey inward and discover our own opportunities for growth and evolution.

Here are 3 Life Lessons we can glean from this situation:

1. Humans are imperfect. I am human. I am imperfect.
Let’s face it, we aren’t exactly thrilled with the idea of acknowledging our imperfection, are we? Read More…

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