Downfalls are Opportunities

Posted by Judy Anne Cavey on Mar 3, 2011 in , , | No Comments

The thought of failure can often make some people break out into a cold sweat.

But perhaps we should consider our downfalls great opportunities.

How we look at failure matters. Some psychologists and job hunt guru’s feel that it’s the setbacks, adversity, and even trauma, which motivates us to be successful. Here are a couple of stories to prove their point…

Great Failure Stories

J.K. Rowling (Harry Potter author) went through a broken marriage, parental disapproval and poverty. All she went through motivated her to write, her first dream, since she had nothing else to lose.  She stated, “Failure stripped away everything inessential…it taught me things about myself I could have learned no other way.”