We all know Thomas Edison as a successful person in life but he failed approximately 10,000 times while he was working on the light bulb.
Can we call him a successful person?
Are you confused, what is the difference between our failures and Thomas Edison. The real difference is he never done a mistake again. He quoted about his failures” I found ten thousand ways that no work” He learned from his mistake and keep on trying.
Setbacks are inevitable. A setback can act as a driving force and also teach humility. In grief, you will find courage and faith to over come the setback. learn to become victors, not victims. Fear and doubt short-circuit the mind.
Ask yourself after every set back: What did I learn from this experience? Only then will you be able to turn a stumbling block into a stepping stone.
Some truth for inspiration.
In 1914, Thomas Edison, at ag 67, lost his factory to fire.It had every little insurance. No longer a young man. Edison watched his life time effort go up in smoke and said,” there is great value in disaster. All our mistakes are burnt up. Thank God we can start anew.” in-spite of disaster, three weeks later, he invented the phonograph. What an attitude
Henry Ford was broke at the age of 40.
Lee lacocca was fired by Henry Ford II at the age of 54.
Young Beethoven was told that he had no talent for music, but he gave some of the best music to the world.