How do you measure success? Do you feel successful or do you feel like a complete failure in life?Chances are that you are wrong on both counts if you are most people.
If you measure success only by monetary definition, you will fail to recognize that success can also be measured by the goals that were set and achieved in ones life. Many of the most successful entrepreneurs known today spent years setting and reaching goals, trying something and failing at it over and over again before finally having that moment of victory. Some even died before their fame was even recognized; they literally died trying to succeed at something they loved.
Failure does not mean you lack success, it simply shows that you are learning how NOT to do something.
Before becoming successful, Thomas Edison tried more than 10,000 times to invent the light bulb. When asked about his failures, Edison stated “I know definitively over 9,000 ways that an electric light bulb will not work.”
Colonel Sanders founded KFC “Kentucky Fried Chicken” when he was 56 years old. His recipe was reportedly rejected over 1,000 times before a restaurant picked it up. He proved that it's never too late to become a success,
I know that I would much rather die trying than to die saying "What if I had tried?"
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