“I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed” – Michael Jordon
Michael Jordon initially didn’t make his varsity basketball team in high school
He was chosen third overall in the 1984 NBA Draft
However Michael Jordan would go on to have arguably the greatest basketball career of all time.
Six NBA championships.
Five NBA Most Valuable Player awards.
Fourteen NBA All-Star appearances.