Ignorance is often used in a condescending way, but if you think about it as a lack of something that would be helpful – be it knowledge, skills, perseverance – then ignorance is something that we all strive to overcome. In sports more than many other areas in life, athletes face failure more often than not on the field and in practice. Part 2 is about making mistakes and striving to overcome them.

There is a way in which we worship the celebrity players and cheer on the winner as if that were the whole story. Losing is where the learning and growth occurs. Winning is the result of a lot of learning.

What do you think about how we view failures or mistakes in our society? How do we view success?

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