Thursday, November 1, 2012

Famous Failure

At 11,he was cut from his team after being diagnosed with a growth hormone deficiency,making his size smaller (Lionel Messi)

A single parent living on welfare.Rejected by 12 publishers (JK Rowlings)

Dropped out of high school. Came back to a learning disabled class where he lasted a month. (Steven Spielberg)

His band got booed off stage when opening for the Monkees & were then dropped from the tour (Jimi Hendrix)

He was fired after his 1st performance & was told "You ought to go back to driving a truck" (Elvis Presley)

Initially rejected by Hollywood studio executives because they felt his act was nonsense (Charlie Chaplin)

His father told him he would amount to nothing and would be a disgrace to himself & family (Charles Darwin)

His teacher called him "hopeless as a composer" (Beethoven)

His fiancé died,failed in business,had nervous breakdown & was defeated in 8 elections (Abraham Lincoln)

He didn't read until he was 7.Described him as mentally slow,unsociable & adrift forever in foolish dream  (Albert Einstein)

A high school dropout,whose personal struggles with drugs & poverty culminated in an unsuccessful suicide attempt (Eminem)

He wasn't be able to speak until he was almost 4 yrs old & his teachers said he'd "never amount to much" (Albert Einstein)

She was demoted from her job as a news anchor because she "wasn't fit for television" (Oprah Winfrey)

Rejected by a recording company,who said "We don't like their sound. They have no future in show business" (The Beatles)

At 30 yrs old,he was left devastated after being unceremoniously removed from the company he started. (Steve Jobs)

Keimpulannya, bukan mudah nak berjaya. Orang yang dah berjaya dah famous pun pernah gagal berkali-kali. Yang penting semangat juang yang tinggi dan tak mudah putus asa.

1 comment:

  1. bkn senang nak berjaya..nak mendaki dari tangga ke tangga, sbb org yg berya diorng blajar dr kegagalan..


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