Michael Jordan & Kobe Bryant
Throughout my early childhood, those exact words were preached to me, out of the mouths of my teachers and parents-You can be whatever you want to be, as long as you put your mind to it. Strong words, but the one thing that was never emphasized, and the main reason why it took me so long into my life to realize it…is how? It encapsulates everything that is good about not shying away from adversity, nor just tolerating it, but genuinely learning to love adverse situations because they can bring out the best (but perhaps more often the worst) in a person and makes success that much more satisfying.
But I can't accept not trying." Michael Jordan, God disguised as a basketball player. Although it may at times call on reason (like when you hesitate or think twice before acting), it usually involves uncertainty, distrust and non-acceptance. He's considered to be one of the greatest, if not the single greatest basketball player of all time.
Did you know that Michael Jordan got cut from his high school basketball team? Throughout life, you will have many chances at success. Sign up, tune into the things you care about, and get updates as they happen. (I don't even know if that's true it's just something I was told from the time I was in first grade).
The key is to take incremental steps, day by day, to get there. But I can't accetp not trying." M.Jordan. Good and bad things has happened, But still I look at it positively. When you see a Tweet you love, tap the heart — it lets the person who wrote it know you shared the love.
A few years later he was playing for the Chicago bulls in the world famous National Basketball league of America a.k.a the NBA. And just like you and I have our own motivations for why we do something, what we do and how we do it; so do other potential innovators.
Writer here at where the conversation is always going. You have to build yourself up to be the greater one because if you don't do it, no one else is going to do it for you. He wasn't accepted in his school team considering that he was not good enough”. And when I am in the gym, I'm not going to stop when the first sign of lactic acid comes in and I get that fatigue - because that's a limitation of what I am capable of. That ten reps?
Lets not forget that Dennis Rodman (7x NBA Rebounding Champion) and Toni Kukoc (1996, NBA Sixth Man of the Year) were integral players in the second three-peat. 6 years ago I quit my financially secure day job to 1) finish my PhD and 2) take my business full time.
If I had to trace my evolution, the Michael Jordan evolution, it'd always have to start back in college hitting the shot against Georgetown in 1982 when I really didn't know exactly what I was doing. I've been waiting more than 30 years to say this: ‘Dad, I always told you I'd come back and get my degree.'” That's one of the funniest parts of this speech.