OBSERVATION: Talent is necessary but not sufficient. Winners must also have character — Michael Josephson

Talent is like the ante in poker, you can’t get into the game without it. But at the highest levels of any sport everyone has talent. Champions distinguish themselves by their mental and emotional strength. They treat every setback and obstacle as part of the challenge rather than an excuse. A talented athlete can win occasionally, but to stay on top one needs character – integrity, confidence, discipline, courage and, above all, the passionate will to win.
– Michael Josephson

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  1. HI Anna,I am in my junior year of high school (if you do not know, in the US this is the year that’s considered the toughest w/ SATs and other college testing in addition to schoolwork). I find myself being extremely stressed out– do you have any tips on how to relax, how to reduce stress, but also how to stay motivated for school?If you have any study tips, that would also be very hehlTup!flanks, and you look lovely in this video (as usual)!Chloe

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