Michael Jordan - Widely known as the one of the greatest professional basketball players ever, active entrepreneur, spokesman for Nike, Hanes and other brands, and majority owner of the NBA's Charlotte Bobcats. Won 6 NBA Championships and 5 NBA MVP Awards.
“I have missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I have lost almost 300 games. On 26 occasions I have been entrusted to take the game winning shot, and I missed. I have failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan Michael Jordan Stats, Bio - ESPN #quote #saying #failure #success
A Michael Jordan Tribute. Jordan played basketball for Laney High School in Wilmington, North Carolina. Ironically, Jordan was cut from the varsity team as a sophomore. Instead of giving up after failing to make the team, Jordan used it to spur himself to greater achievements, practicing hour after hour on the court.