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Kerry Reid

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Should we aim for mediocrity?

As children in modern day society we are all told to reach for the stars. The idea that you can be or do anything you want to...but more often than not if those dreams are at odds with convention they are branded as 'silly' or 'impracticable'.

What to do? Dream or aim for mediocrity?

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    Nov 28 2012: I think everybody dreams to get higher. The problem is how people cope with failure, great people try harder until they reach what they initially wished for whilst other just adopt mediocrity

    I recommend this amazing Ted talk: TEDxKarachi 2011 - Imran Khan - Never Give up on Your Dreams
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xmbs8ihPrlg

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