I hope y’all enjoy my fifty ninth entry for Becca’s Nurturing Thursday Challenge. This week’s theme is Preparation. Here’s a link to Becca’s Blog https://beccagivens.wordpress.com/2020/10/08/nurt-thurs-preparation/

Nurturing Thursday was started by Becca Givens to “give this planet a much needed shot of fun, support and positive energy!” I thank her for starting a challenge that will help us get through the difficulties that we all face. Thanks Becca for doing something to help everyone feel better especially since this world has been so cruel lately.

Four Songs that mention Preparation

Some Pictures & some Quotes about Preparation





“There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, & learning from failure.”

~ Colin Powell

“Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre.”

~ Gail Godwin

“Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.”

~ John Dewey

“I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity.”

~ Oprah Winfrey

“The only focus for me is on my preparation, my execution, and what I can do for the team.”

~ Jasprit Bumrah

“I had to do a lot of preparation for ‘Kaaka Muttai.’ I had to literally spend every night and morning in the slums, observing the life of people there, and work on my diction.”

~ Aishwarya Rajesh

“To each his own, but my process of preparation is based on conditions, not opposition.”

~ Rohit Sharma

“I’d say, for me, it’s cooking that gives me a space beyond music. I love food. And somehow, music and food go together so well. Cooking is very therapeutic. That preparation, the fragrance of spices, the wafting aromas – it just sweeps aside my depression, tiredness and name what you may.”

~ Shreya Ghoshal

“My preparation is mainly just knowing the lines and getting in and knowing where your character is, knowing what it’s about and having ideas that you can put in on the day.”

~ Daniel Radcliffe

“You had better live your best and act your best and think your best today; for today is the sure preparation for tomorrow and all the other tomorrows that follow.”

~ Harriet Martineau

“My preparation is about precision. It is a science.”

~ Conor McGregor

“A happy childhood is poor preparation for human contacts.”

~ Sidonie Gabrielle Colette