The language of the cowardly and the conceited is founded on excuses. When they boast of being able to do what they are unable to do, and the occasion arises to prove their worth, they blame it on something. If they cannot dance, they blame the floor for not being level. If they fail their exam they blame it on not having a good pen. If they can't shoot their target they blame it on the bullet. If they can't swim they blame it on the pool being too deep. They always have something or someon...
If a giant kills a dwarf, that is no heroic feat. If a lion kills a deer, that is no extraordinary achievement. And in the same way, if an elephant kills a rat, he should not be hailed as a hero. There is a saying in journalism that 'when a dog bites a man, that is not news. When a man bites a dog , that is news'. Greatness is not merely measured by the size of your challenges we overcome. Greatness is a ratio of our accomplishments to our abilities. Some people are so spoilt, they want a pat on