It can be incredibly disheartening in life when pursuing a dream against all the odds to watch the years tick by and see chances come and go. You may find your resilience is tested to breaking point as you say to yourself “You know what? It just wasn’t meant to be.”
But, before you throw in the towel, take heart from these inspirational examples. It is NEVER too late! There is NEVER one chance too many! The only challenge in your way is how long you can keep going!
Fired from a reporting job – 23
A suicidal, single parent living off welfare – 28
A humble carpenter – 30
A stay at home Dad, working several odd jobs – 37
Failed Olympic figure skater, missed out on Editor position at Vogue, designed her first dress – 40
Released his first comic, age – 40
First Major acting role – 52
WATCH this fantastic video from online education service Global Expert service. It shows many more examples of just how late in life some of the world’s most successful people were before they began to realise their dreams.
“WHATEVER YOUR DREAM IS…IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO ACHIEVE IT”
“IT’S OK IF YOU DON’T EVEN KNOW WHAT YOUR DREAM IS YET”