The only failure is quitting. Everything else is just gathering information.
- Michael Jordan was cut from his high school basketball team for lack of skill.
- Steven Spielberg, a high school dropout, was rejected from film school three times.
- Thomas Edison, who was dubbed too stupid to learn anything by a teacher, tried more than nine thousand experiments before successfully perfecting the light bulb.
- Beethoven’s music teacher told him he was talentless and more specifically, was hopeless at composing.
~Jen Sincero, 'You Are a Badass'
"If you look deeply into the palm of your hand, you will see your parents and all generations of your ancestors. All of them are alive in this moment. Each is present in your body. You are the continuation of each of these people."
do you ever get sad over something that happened a long time ago because i do