Life Without Challenges: is it Worth The Risk?

Kim Forrester
Nov 30, 2016 · 6 min read

“Seeking and overcoming personal adversity is deeply programmed into our psyche.”

The Benefits of Challenge

It is in times of challenge that our inherent altruistic nature is revealed and stronger social bonds are formed.

“Discomfort and hardship compels the mind to look for new possibilities — ones that lie beyond the confines of learned behaviors — and encourages intuitive and creative solutions.”

Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 27 years; 18 of them on Robben Island

“Studies have revealed that employees are more engaged and fulfilled when they are working toward clearly-defined goals and when they are held accountable for their performance.”


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Kim Forrester

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Holistic wellbeing advocate, mother, nature lover and kindness enthusiast. Blends science with spirituality to inspire fullness of living. www.kimforrester.net

Thrive Global

More than living. Thriving.