How many shots did Michael Jordan miss?

You’ve heard it said that “ Michael Jordan has missed more shots than you’ve ever taken “. Similarly, many people reach their success by failing more times than you’ve tried.

The idea is pretty clear; most everyone that is a success has tried hard and failed many times, learned from each experience, and then eventually became great.

Seth Godin, now a famous author, once received 900 book rejections in a row.

Abraham Lincoln faced a variety of failed endeavors and elections before eventually becoming president.