The Hard Thing Rule

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  1. Everyone (including parents) has to do one hard thing
  2. You can quit, when the season is over or tuition is done, but not in the middle.
  3. YOU get to pick your hard thing, no one picks it for you.
  4. In high school, you have to pick something else and stick with it for two years. It can be another commitment with your primary hard thing, or something totally different.

From Grit by Angela Duckworth

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