Why Vulnerability Is Not As Bad As You Think

Being Vulnerable Means Being Beautiful
Being Vulnerable Means Being Beautiful

Vulnerability is the birthplace of joy, creativity, love and belonging according to Brené Brown, a research professor at the University of Houston.

Embracing our vulnerabilities is risky but not nearly as dangerous as giving up on love and belonging and joy—the experiences that make us the most vulnerable.

– Brené Brown

I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.

– Michael Jordan

Watch a full TED talk with Brené Brown, that touched the hearts of 21 million viewers with her research over vulnerability and how it impacts your success: