Michael Jordon – He who was deemed too short to play basketball is now an entrepreneur, and principal owner and chairman of the Charlotte Hornets.He was illustrated as “A Star Is Born” just over a month into his professional career.
Mark Zuckerberg – College drop out now holds the world’s top company with a revenue of $5,089,000,000. You could try as well, to drop out of your college.
M S Dhoni – Ticket collector to World Cup-winning captain. Not many know that this boy had been a ticket collector at the Kharagpur railway station to sustain his cricketing pursuits.
Dhirubhai Ambani – A gas station attendant establishes his own Oil and Natural Gas company which is ranked 114th on the Fortune Global 500 list of the world’s biggest corporations. Reliance Industries was the first Indian company to invest in stockmarket.
Verily Ambani proves that you dont need an MBA degree to be an Entrepreneur.
Sachin Tendulkar – Failed in english 10th grade and today Indian sylabus has a English Chapter on Tendulkar.This cricket player has no enough words to describe his success. The fancy mention over here would be that, he is the only player who has scored a century of centuries.
David Beckham – This guy practised football using a tyre as a goal net, due to fianancial constarints to attend a proper coach. He also suffered from obsessive compulsive disorder. David is the first British footballer to play 100 Champions League games. Hats off to his incredible success.
Abraham Lincoln – A clerk in a general store of New Salem, rules the nation becoming the President of the United States with his mighty power and intellect.Notably Lincoln is the only President of the US to hold a patent
Bruce Lee – He was being taunted for his looks by the British students, apparantly was one of the finest martial arts experts in the world.
Mary Kom – She is an Indian boxer who has the distinction of being a five-time World Amateur Boxing champion, at her early stages did not have shoes to practise boxing. Determination is what took her to success.
Steve Jobs – Once thrown out of job, Steve later turned out to be the most innovative CEO in the world – owning Apple back.
In his commencement speech at Stanford, Jobs said “I didn’t see it then, but it turned out that getting fired from Apple was the best thing that could have ever happened to me. The heaviness of being successful was replaced by the lightness of being a beginner again, less sure about everything. It freed me to enter one of the most creative periods of my life.”
So keep looking, Do not settle!!
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