”If you’re afraid and still go forward, then you are truly brave”
– Napoleon Bonaparte
Babies are amazing. Feisty and determined they teach themselves to roll, grab, climb walk and talk simply by being unable to resist the urge to do so. Their self-belief (not that they know it as that) is unshakeable – they see others around them doing all these things so effortlessly, why not them too?
Tears of frustration are an inevitable step on the journey to developing a new skill but giving up is just not in their nature. If only I had a scrap of the unshakeable ”I can do this” spirit that baby Luca encapsulates. I’d be … well now… there’s the question…