“Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.”
~ Thomas A. Edison
Many of us today are lucky to live in a world filled with opportunity. We live in a free society, where everyone has the right to be their own boss. Yet most of us, well, we take it for granted. Even worse, we don’t do anything about it.
We should appreciate how truly lucky we are. There were times and places where owning a business was a crime – a punishable, serious offence. Never-mind renting a building and hiring employees, opening a lemonade stand could have landed you in jail.
Then, why is it that many of us never take advantage of this world of opportunity in which we live?