I hope you have two takeaways from this article, and they are contained in the following quotes:
Forget past mistakes. Forget failures. Forget everything except what you’re going to do now and do it. — Will Durant
If people concentrated on the really important things in life, there’d be a shortage of fishing poles. — Doug Larson
As I tell my students, if I teach you the underlying principle of a law and what drives it, you will be a much better lawyer than if I only tell you the law. So, I am going to give you two principles to guide you as you exit law school and build a practice.