Dismissed from drama school with a note that read, «Wasting your time».
She’s too shy to put her best foot forward.
Turned down by the Decca recording company who said, «We don’t like their sound and guitar music is on the wayout».
A failed soldier, farmer, and real estate agent.
At 38 years old, he went to work for his father as a handyman.
Cut from the high school basketball team. He went home, locked himself in his room, and cried.
A teacher told him he was too stupid to learn anything and he should go into a field
where he might succeed by virtueof his pleasant personality.
Fired from a newspaper because he lacked imagination and had no original ideas.
His fiancée died, he failed in business twice, he had anervous breakdown,
and he was defeated in eight elections.
If you’ve never failed, you’ve never lived.