Our motivational message for today is going to be a review of the life and times of Abraham Lincoln, an example for those who fail to win.
Let’s take a recap of his life story.
- 1832 – Lost job and was defeated for state legislature.
- 1833 – He failed in business.
- 1835 – Sweetheart died.
- 1836 – Had nervous breakdown.
- 1838 – Defeated for Speaker
- 1843 – Defeated for nomination for Congress.
- 1848 – Lost renomination.
- 1849 – Rejected for land officer.
- 1854 – Defeated for U.S. Senate.
- 1856 – Defeated for nomination for Vice President.
- 1858 – Again defeated for U.S. Senate.
- 1860 – Elected President
Abraham Lincoln was only contesting to become a legislature in 1832, he never knew that it will take him 28 years to become the president of America.
Sometimes, we fail in a smaller task or position to win a bigger task or position years after.
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