It’s All About Perspective

May 4, 2011 | Lifestyle, Personal Development, Tapping Potential

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On Sunday I completed the Big Sur International Marathon in California. After the race, I was lucky enough to bump into Jesus Carlos, the winner of the race. We shared race times (his – 2:20, mine – 5:54), talked about the spectators and marveled at the amazing scenery – you know, the kinda banter you would expect from such high performance athletes after a big event.

“I must admit, you are really my hero.” I told him.

“Why would that be?” he responded, a bit surprised.

“Well, it is just incredible that you could finish the race in only 2 hours and 20 minutes!” I exclaimed.

“No, Rick, YOU are MY hero!” he responded.

“Uh, I don’t understand. How could that be?” I asked.

“I just can’t imagine how anyone would run anywhere for 6 hours!!”

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10 Responses to “It’s All About Perspective”

  1. Great story and very true! It's definitely all about perspective!

  2. Elizabeth M.

    That's great – !! Thanks for posting & congratulations on the accomplishment of completing a marathon. (From any perspective at all, that's fantastic.)

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    yes, i would have to say you are awesome for running six hours..

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