It Takes Hard Work to Make It Look Easy

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February 13. On this day in 1976, skater Dorothy Hamill won the Olympic figure-skating gold medal in Innsbruck, Austria. The young girl with the signature wedge hairstyle went on to become on of the most popular figure skater of her generation. Like all great skaters, Hamill made her routines look effortless. She observed, “That’s what skating is all about: trying to make it look as though it flows.”

It Takes Hard Work to Make It Look Easy 

“Every artist was first an amateur.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Spectacular achievements are always preceded by unspectacular preparation.”
Roger Staubach

I practice four or five hours of exercises a day. Ah! Provided I don’t go mad, I will become an artist.”
Franz Liszt

Practice, work hard, and give it everything you’ve got.”
Dizzy Dean

Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.”
Darrell Royal

”We never do anything well till we cease to think about the manner of doing it.”
William Hazlitt
Today’s Bible Verse
By their fruits ye shall know them.
Matthew 7:20 KJV

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