This quote is by the famous American Jazz singer, Ella Fitzgerald. Fitzgerald was also a civil rights activist who faced many setbacks during her time, yet she broke many barriers in the entertainment industry. Know this background helps us appreciate what she says in this quote even more.
Pursuing our goals might be difficult, but if we’re doing them out of love and inspiration, we’re on the right track. So we can press on boldly and with confidence, knowing we can’t go wrong. Because if we succeed, we’ve put something good out there. And even if we don’t succeed, we’ve at least created some good in the process.