― The descent to Hades is the same from every place. ∙ Anaxagoras ∙ The greater the difficulty the more glory in surmounting it. Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempests. ∙ Epictetus ∙ You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. ∙ Plato ∙ In many ways, an obstacle course is a metaphor for life. As we go through this one life we have, there are ups and downs, windy roads, easy spots, tough [...].