Persistence

FAMOUS FAILURES?
(BUT FOR PERSISTENCE … )
 

● Failed in business 1831
● Ran for legislature and lost 1832
● Failed in business again 1834
● Sweetheart died 1835
● Had nervous breakdown 1836
● Lost second political race 1838
● Defeated for Congress 1843
● Defeated for Congress again 1846
● Defeated for Congress yet again 1848
● Defeated for U.S. Senate 1855
● Defeated for Vice President 1856
Defeated for U.S. Senate 1858

Abraham Lincoln, elected sixteenth President of America 1860….

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