So Why Do You Feel Like a Failure?

Adrian S. Potter
3 min readMar 14, 2022

A mindful answer to a common question.

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Haters wanted to hold you back, but you pushed forward.

You escaped the downward pull of other people’s limited results and expectations.

You never waited around idly for good fortune to arrive. You know your way around the wrong end of the stick, and recognize when it’s better to drop that stick and sprint towards…

Adrian S. Potter

Antisocial Extrovert · Writer and Poet, Engineer, Consultant, Public Speaker · Writing about self-improvement, gratitude, and creativity ·