Continuing to move ahead after being knocked down by a setback or disappointment is not easy. However, we do this all the time, often without recognizing our own outstanding display of perseverance.
So give yourself some credit for all the times you forge ahead.
This quote, by Nancy Arroyo Ruffin, interprets each of those times you’re able to persevere as a form of revenge toward the setbacks, disappointments, and unfair circumstances that knocked you down. In a sense, you’re refusing to let those things win. You’re getting back up and saying “Bring it on.”