Famous Failures which definitely Inspire you – Must See

Friends, there are many such people who struggled… Life is not about what you couldn’t do so far, It’s about what you can still do. Wait and don’t ever give up. Miracles happen every day. Here we are sharing some peoples with great inventions in front of you which are totally incredible.


“I used to work in petrol Bunks.” – Dhirubhai Ambani


“I was rejected in the interview of Pilot.” – Abdul Kalam


“I was rejected for the job in All India Radio because of my heavy voice.” – Amitabh Bachchan


“I failed in 8th standard.” – Sachin Tendulkar


“During my high school, I was dropped from school basketball team.” – Micheal Jordan


“I didn’t even complete my university education.” – Bill Gates


“I used to serve tea at a shop to support my football training.” – Lionel Messi


“I used to sleep on the floor in friends rooms, returning coke bottles for food, money and getting weekly free meals at a local temple.” – Steve Jobs


“My teachers used to call me a failure.” – Tony Blair


“His teachers called him – Slow and mentally handicapped. He also didn’t speak until he turned 4 and didn’t read until he was 7” – Albert Einstein


“12 times J. K. Rowling’s Book Harry Potter was rejected by publishers.”


“KFC founder Colonel Sanders was turned down 1009 times when selling his chicken recipe at ripe age of 65!”

Sylvester Stallone at the Residenza di Pipette Hotel in Rome. Photo: Magnus Sundholm för the HFPA.

Sylvester Stallone was rejected 1500 times when selling his script and himself for family Rocky Film.”


Thomas Edison found 10,000 ways not to create light bulb before succeeding.”


Winston Churchill failed in 6th grade. After school he faced many years of political failures, as he was defeated in every election for public office until he finally became the Prime Minister at the ripe old age of 62.”


“His act was initially rejected by Hollywood studio chiefs because they felt it was a little too nonsensical to ever sell.” – Charlie Chaplin


Sir Isaac Newton’s mother pulled him out of school as a boy so that he could run the family farm. He failed miserably.”


Stephen King’s first novel, Carrie, was rejected 30 times before it was published.”

And at the end we want to share with you some facts about Abraham Lincoln’s Failures –

  • Lost Job, 1832
  • Defeated for legislature, 1832
  • Failed in business, 1833
  • Elected to legislature, 1834
  • Sweetheart (Ann Rutledge) died, 1835
  • Had nervous breakdown, 1836
  • Defeated for speaker, 1838
  • Defeated for nomination for Congress, 1843
  • Elected to Congress, 1846
  • Lost renomination, 1848
  • Rejected for Land Officer, 1849
  • Defeated for Senate, 1854
  • Defeated for nomination for Vice-President, 1856
  • Again defeated for Senate, 1858
  • Elected President, 1860.