He told a story about his first football practice, after which he almost quit. However, “I stuck with it and was named most improved, which wasn’t much considering where I started.” However, he learned, “Quitters never win, and winners never quit.”
Messer told the students, “Everything you do in life matters. Don’t forget what you’re being recognized for today. Be proud of that and work to build on that.”
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