Suffer, Endure; Charlotte Bronte

You held out your hand for an egg, and fate put into it a scorpion. Show no consternation; close your fingers firmly upon the gift; let it sting through your palm. Never mind; in time, after your hand and arm have swelled and quivered long with torture, the squeezed scorpion will die, and you will have learned the great lesson how to endure without a sob.”

Charlotte Bronte

***this post is about the suffering required in learning a craft such as Gung Fu.

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