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1. Lost his job2. Got defeated for legislature3. Started business and failed4. Wife died of a fatal disease5. Experienced nervous breakdown1. Contested in election for speaker in legislature and lost1. Tried for nomination in a political party and lost8. Applied for post of land officer and didn’t get it9. Contested for senate and lost10. Contested for vice president and lost11. Again contested for senate and lost AND TWO YEARS LATER….. GOT ELECTED AS PRESIDENT OF AMERICA ABRAHAM LINCOLN
FAILUREDoes not mean (X) It means (I )You are a failure You have not yet succeededYou have accom- You have learnedplished nothing somethingYou will never be able You have to do it in ato do it different wayYou are inferior You are not perfectYou have wasted your You have to start afreshlife
FAILUREDoes not mean (X) It means (I )You should give up You should try very hardYou will never achieve It takes a little longerGod has abandoned God has a better idea!you You will get the idea if you have faith in Him
WE CAN CHANGE / SUCCEEDNAME WHAT WAS HE? WHAT DID HE BECOME?ALBERT ORDINARY PATENT CLERK WORLD FAMOUSEINSTEIN SCIENTISTABRAHAM POOR FARMER’S SON PRESIDENT OFLINCOLN AMERICAGOLDAMEIR AVERAGE SCHOOL PRIME MINISTER OF TEACHER ISRAELFRANKLIN. D SICK AND BOTH LEGS PRESIDENT OFROOSEVELT PARALYSED AMERICAHOMER BLIND GREATEST GREEK WRITERHELEN KELLER BLIND, DEAF AND DUMB RENOWNED WRITERDEMOSTHENES NERVOUS STAMMERER WELL KNOWN GREEK ORATORBEETHOVEN DEAF RENOWNED MUSIC COMPOSERTHOMAS EDISON MATRICULATE GREATEST INVENTOR
WE CAN CHANGE / SUCCEEDNAME WHAT WAS HE/SHE? WHAT DID HE BECOME?M.S. OBEROI SIMPLE CLERK ONE OF THE BIGGEST CHAIN HOTEL OWNER IN THE WORLDK.K. PATEL SON OF AN ORDINARY LARGEST SELLER OF FARMER WASHING POWDER (NIRMA BRAND, Rs 1,200 CRORES TURNOVER)TOPIWALA MATRICULATE WITH INITIAL NOW SELLS RS. 5 CRORE INVESTMENT OF Rs 100 WORTH SHINGAR BINDI PER YEARMALATHI HOLLA POLIO STRIKEN (25 GOT 150 GOLD MEDALS SURGERIES DONE) IN DISC THROW, ETC.SHARD KUMAR 2 HEART ATTACKS; CRIPPLED PERFORMED 45,000DEEKSHIT IN LOWER SIDE OF THE BODY; SURGERIES FREE OF VOCAL CORDS REMOVED COSTC.N. JANAKI BOTH LEGS POLIO FAMOUS SWIMMER, MENTIONED IN BOOK ‘SPECIAL PEOPLE’ BY OXFORD UNIVERSITY
INSTEAD OF BLAMING DARKNESS, LIGHT A CANDLE IF YOU CAN! STOP BLAMING; INSTEAD TAKE ACTION
Generate enthusiasmOperate to your potentialDestroy negative attitude CHANGE CAN START WITH OURSELF AND CAN BEGIN ONLY FROM WITHIN.