Rejection. Losing. Failure.
Nobody strives for them. No athlete sets out for last place, no entrepreneur’s goal is bankruptcy.
But as if an act of divine mercy, there’s positives to be found in the negatives. In fact, it’s almost gospel the extent we hear successful people preaching the value in failing.
Denis Waitley said it well:
“Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.”
Successful people lick their wounds but never leave the battlefield, they turn their scars into strengths.
In approaching rejection, losing and failure, here are 10 hidden blessings:
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