"I found out that there is no challenge so big that you can't achieve it if you just take it one oar stroke at a time. It took me about 2.5 million oar strokes to cross the Pacific, and every single one of those oar strokes counted. So whether we're talking about personal challenges or environmental challenges, I keep reminding myself that all those tiny actions add up to big steps in the right direction."
Her message is clear - to get the life you want you need to step outside your comfort zone.
- That Road to Damascus moment when you realize life is more than comfort and material wealth because it is important but may not bring you that happiness .
- And the need , even desire to achieve and contribute and make a difference ultimately enriches one life.