I have missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I have lost almost 300 games. On 26 occasions I have been entrusted to take the game winning shot...and I missed. I have failed over and over and over again in my life. And that's precisely why I succeed. —Michael Jordan

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I have missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I have lost almost 300 games. On 26 occasions I have been entrusted to take the game winning shot...and I missed. I have failed over and over and over again in my life. And that's precisely why I succeed.

MICHAEL JORDAN

retired professional basketball player, businessman

COMMENTS


Chandra from TX AUGUST 13, 2017
Fantastically inspiring

Sheila from Spring Hill,Florida APRIL 27, 2017
Great way to get that next Michael Jordan's ATTENTION!! ^0^

Gordon Wells from Elizabeth City, NC JANUARY 28, 2017
We cannot succeed at anything if we are not prepared to fail--Perfect example--a young child stands at least one more time than he falls

Sarah from Arkansas  JANUARY 28, 2017
Made me gasp and smile before my coffee

KENNETH from CALGARY,AB JANUARY 26, 2017
Never give up !


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