Did you know…
…Oprah Winfrey was demoted from her job as a news anchor because she “…wasn’t fit for television.”
…after being cut from his high school basketball team, Michael Jordan went home, locked himself in his bedroom, and cried.
…Walt Disney was fired from a newspaper for “lacking imagination” and “having no original ideas….”
…The Beatles were rejected by Decca Recording Studios, who said, “…we don’t like their sound…they have no future in show business….”
…at 30 years old, Steve Jobs was left devastated and depressed after being unceremoniously removed from the company he started.
…Albert Einstein wasn’t able to speak until he was almost 4 years old, and his teachers said he would “never amount to much.”
…Eminem was a high school drop out whose personal struggles with drugs and poverty culminated in an unsuccessful suicide attempt.
If you’ve never failed, you’ve never tried anything new.