Life will never go quite as planned. You can be meticulous in your ideas, your goals, and your execution, and Murphy’s Law will remain a potent force. Being flexible and enjoying what you get is important. I was fortunate to have the opportunity to plan a number of large, outdoor events, so perhaps the ever changing weather really taught me some valuable lessons.
Consider this little magnet, found in a small boutique at the Seattle airport. It really hit home for me:
Do you agree?
I.M. Optimism Man