There is just so much I have learned from gymnastics! Even though I quit mid season this year, it is such a huge part of who I am.
Some things have to be for you.
Nothing comes easy...you have to make it that way.
Work is good, but so is play.
It's important to trust and believe in yourself.
I agree with not going half way-life just doesn't work like that.
Bad days happen. So do good ones.
I learned to believe in luck, especially because the harder you work the more you tend to have.
It's important to surround yourself with people who want you to succeed, and to drown out those who only pray for your failure.
There's more, but I think I'll leave some for others to say