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When One Door Closes ~ #UpbeatAuthors


As the saying goes, "When one door closes, another one opens." How often do we run into a closed opportunity and think we won't find another? Do we only ever get one chance, or is it up to us to seek out a new path, rather than waiting for another door to open without effort?

Success can come from luck and good timing, but more often than not, it requires a desire to succeed and the understanding that nothing worth having comes free or easy. You might even have to pick up a sledgehammer and knock down a wall in order to build a new way through.

What "impossible" door has closed on you, and what did you do to find another?

Search for weekly doses of inspiration and positive messages on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest using the hashtag #UpbeatAuthors. Thank you for sharing positive thoughts!

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