Mary Lou Retton Blog

6 Ways to Light the Fire Inside You

Legend has it that when 12-year-old Cassius Clay reported his beloved bicycle missing, he said he was going to give the thief a “whupping” when he found him. The police officer he reported the theft to ran a boxing gym and suggested he might want to learn to fight first. He never did find the […]

Michael Jordan

How We Bounce Back

“I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” Michael Jordan   In 2004, then Crystal Palace FC manager, Ian […]