A successful woman is one who can build a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at her.<<<< this makes me think of the lyrics to New Romantics by Taylor Swift, "cause baby i could build a castle out of all the bricks they threw at me"
Giving up on your goal because of one setback is like slashing your other three tires because you got a flat. So giving up on my goals for succeeding school and graduating will not be stopped by one setback.
Sometimes you put walls up not to keep people out, but to see who cares enough to break them down. - Socrates quote pp Brief Thoughts On Friendship and Betrayal - Saving More Than Me I can see this in some students.