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Timeless Advice from Michael J. Fox: A Letter to His Younger Self

Michael J. Fox - Inc.

Here’s an oldie, but a goodie, for your daily dose of inspiration. Inc. Magazine published a timeless letter from our founder to his younger self from the archives of O Magazine. Michael J. Fox’s life mantra of optimism in the face of challenges continues to resonate even years later:

Dear Michael,

“When the time comes to chase your dreams, and it will, they may seem elusive; but know you won't catch them all at once. Just one challenge at a time.

When success comes, and it will, don't gobble it up--savor and share it, and it will last.

When love comes, and it will, don't bury it in expectation and projection--be prepared to fall in love all over again every day.

When the unexpected and inconceivable intrudes on life, and it will, deal with life's actual events--don't obsess about perceived eventualities.

Relax--enjoy the ride.”

Learn more about Michael’s story.

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