“I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career, I’ve lost almost 300 games. Twenty six times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over in my life. And that’s why I succeed!” – Michael Jordan
All we remember of his career are his stats: Six-time NBA champion (1991-93, 1996-98); MVP (1988, ‘91, ‘92, ‘96, ‘98); 10-time All-NBA First Team (1987-93, 1996-98) .
Michael Jordan is the greatest basketball player of all time
Nobody remembers (or cares) about the number of times he failed, just what he achieved. So many successful people have had a hard road up the mountain of success. All you see in the business press are the accolades they’ve received. The press very rarely writes about the problems they have faced getting there.It’s a good thing to keep in mind when you see the barriers to your own success….