And they kind of did it under the radar.
It is an important axiom for parents, who must remember that they lead by example. But the older I get the more I realize the importance of actions. I would almost say how we react when things are going well is more important than how we react when things go wrong.
I try not to make big proclamations. If you look at the most successful companies in the world, most often they took awhile to reach where they are today. The actions of the teacher almost always communicate more to the student.
We all go through trying times. And the same goes for all relationships. Usually decades. It seems to make people feel good in a certain way.