by Attilio Guardo
The Bald Eagle Who Wanted to Fly the American Flag by Attilio Guardo is a cheerful children's book that emphasizes the importance of patriotism, hope, and courage.
It is a story about a baby bald eagle named Elgae who dreams of visiting Washington, D.C. after learning about his proud heritage as the symbol of his country.
With enough courage, Elgae flies across America, overcoming any obstacle that comes his way, to circle proudly above the nation's capital.
If there is one important thing that both children and adults can learn from reading The Bald Eagle Who Wanted to Fly the American Flag by Attilio Guardo,
it is that having courage is an essential element of reaching a goal. Indeed, courage is a virtue. It is the ability of a person to do something that terrifies him or her.
Not everyone can be courageous, however. Especially in the face of doubt, fear, or grief, it is easy to tremble and fall upon cowardice.
Nonetheless, courage is a completely acquirable virtue. It is a quality that you can deliberately develop.
To help you, below are some tips on how to become more courageous, which will allow you to achieve whatever goal or purpose you have under any circumstances.
Get out of your comfort zone
Being stuck inside your comfort zone will not take you anywhere. Comfort, in general, is such a treacherous friend.
Comfort makes you feel good for a while, but too much of it makes you stagnant. Thus, staying in your comfort zone does nothing to make you better as a person.
It only serves as a prison that hinders you from reaching your full potential and achieving your goal.
Once you get out of your comfort zone, you become more courageous. You are now allowing yourself to brave uncertainties, try new things, and become dynamic.
There are various ways to start getting out of your comfort zone: you can visit a new place that you are clueless but curious about, meet new people, change up your routine,
try an activity that you used to be afraid of, and more. By doing these things, you are gradually increasing your ability to be more courageous.