20 Famous People Who Succeeded Against All Odds

20 incredible success stories from some of the most famous people who turned their failures into extraordinary success against all odds. As you scroll down and read some of these stories, you’ll soon discover that success is possible for anyone despite challenges, circumstances, or age.

Famous people who failed before success

succeeded against all odds4 – Lucille Ball was widely regarded as a failed actress, and was kicked out of drama school for being too scared to perform. Her drama instructor told her she would never make it as an actress, and to try another profession. She proved them all wrong when she and her husband Desi Arnez launched the “I Love Lucy” show on CBS, which became the longest running TV show in history.  During her career she was awarded thirteen Emmy nominations and the Lifetime Achievement Award. Lucille Ball succeeded against all odds and became one of the greatest comedians in history.

“One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn’t pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself”. Lucille Ball.

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