A life full of ups and downs is fully expected. But failing do not hint at an unsuccessful life. You might be disheartened at your failings or rejections but remember “every cloud has a silver lining”. Even the famous people have struggled for years to reach the epitome of their life.But, how to get inspired? These success stories of the recognized people will leave you awestruck and highly inspire you:
1. Walt Disney:
Are you amazed to see the popular animation production in the failures list? He was fired from the newspaper company he worked for.”laugh-o-gram” was his first company which was bankrupt and he continued to struggle to gain prominence. His cartoons were initially rejected as it was considered to be “too scary for women”, but ultimately he acquired success. Now, our lives are incomplete without Disney movies.
2. Michael Jordan:
The reason behind Chicago Bulls winning maximum matches was Michael Jordan. But how come he be a failure? He was originally cut from his high school basketball team and that did not discourage him. You will be surprised to know that he missed over 9000 shots and lost almost 300 games on 26 occasions. His failures lead him to success. He strived hard to make a name in the genre he masters. Isn’t that inspiring?
3. Steve Jobs:
The man who created the revolutionary Apple was once a failure. He started with two men in a garage years before and now, he was the owner of the leading brand preferred by the big names around the world. His multibillion have more than 40000 people working and the unique features of apple make the best till date. It was his hard work that gave strength. This determination leads to his success. Have you lost your job? Gear up and get ready for the next one.
4. Bill Gates:
The pioneer of the popular software Microsoft was a drop out of Harvard and his first business which he co-owned was a drastic failure. Currently, he is one of the richest men in the mighty earth and creating benchmarks every now and then. He was the youngest billionaire the world has ever known. He took his failures as lessons of life and thus, he is an example for the youngsters. Now are you afraid of the rejections?
5. J.K. Rowling:
The famous author of the Harry Potter series was a single mom who was living on welfare. She was jobless and poor but her talent ultimately impressed all the generations. Now, she is one of the commendable authors. She once tagged herself to be the biggest failure. But in the recent times her series have went on to create new milestones. So, are you ready to explore your talent?
The journey from failure to success is tough but not impossible. Have you now make your mind to stand up every time you fall?