Without heartbreak Taylor Swift would have no songs to write.
Without the pain from relationships gone bad, where would Taylor Swift’s inspiration come from?
Her scars tell her story. Her pain inspires her art. Her conflicts create an opportunity for a greater victory.
Without getting knocked down we have no reason to rise up.
Without conflict there is no reason for us to rise off the couch.
Without getting fired from Apple Steve Jobs would have never invested in a little company called Pixar and we would have no “Toy Story”.
Without getting saddled with the horrible name “The Ringmaster”, Steve Austin would have never gone home and brainstormed the name “Stone Cold”.
There is significance in our struggle. There is art in our unrest. With conflict comes the chance for heroism. Continue reading