eloise ristad Quotes

The pat on the back becomes more important than the music or the skating. One part of us becomes ever more committed to earning the pat on the back, while another subversive part-that we try to ignore-kicks and screams and resists the teacher's authority. This is the part that gives us all kinds of excuses for not practicing.
tags: authority music
— Eloise Ristad
When we give ourselves permission to fail..we at the same time, give ourselves permission to excel.
tags: time
— Eloise Ristad