Life would never tell you sorry for waiting this long and yet failed to meet up, you only learn later you ought to have prepared. Opportunities come in life when we least expect them and only those prepared gets them, Luck is actually where opportunity meets preparation in most cases. There is nothing so saddening than a cool opportunity without any form of preparation, it would just go by and you wouldn't be able to do anything about it.
Sorry For the Wait, I never knew it would meet you like this, maybe you should be more prepared another time, but then we would have to let you go, hmm to bad some of us have heard this and say to yourself if only I have prepared enough or at all, If only I knew it would come this way, but a simple yet so hard to implement strategy is all that can help. The following quotes offer advice which can help anyone caught in the sorry state
A winning effort begins with preparation - Joe Gibbs, winners are people who have prepared they're almost not accidental if you have the desire to win, begin by preparing to do what it would take.
Competing at the highest level is not about winning. It's about preparation, courage, understanding and nurturing your people, and heart. Winning is the result. - Joe Torre
The best preparation for tomorrow is to do today's work superbly well. - William Osler
Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre. -Gail Godwin
You have to rely on your preparation. You got to really be passionate and try to prepare more than anyone else, and put yourself in a position to succeed, and when the moment comes you got to enjoy, relax, breathe and rely on your preparation so that you can perform and not be anxious or filled with doubt. -Steve Nash
There is no short cut to achievement. Life requires thorough preparation - veneer isn't worth anything. - George Washington CarverQuotes from Brainy-Quotes