Life = Risk


Dismissed from drama school with a note that read wasting her time, she’s too shy to put her best foot forward. – Lucille Ball

Turned down by the Decca Recording Company who said, “We don’t like their sound and guitar music is on the way out.” – The Beatles

A failed farmer, soldier and real estate agent. 38 years old he went to work for his father as a handyman. – Ulysses S. Grant

Cut from the high school basketball team. He went home, locked himself in his room and cried. – Michael Jordan

A teacher told him he was too stupid to learn anything and he should go into a field where he might succeed by virtue of his pleasant personality. -Thomas Edison

Fired from a newspaper because he “lacked imagination and had no original ideals.” -Walt Disney

His fiance died. He failed in business twice. He had a nervous breakdown and was defeated in eight elections. -Abraham Lincoln

If you’ve never failed…you’ve never lived.

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