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38 Successful People On How They’ve Professionally Failed

GQ Logo By Jessie Mooney of GQ | Slide 1 of 38: “I think it’s important to have a good hard failure when you're young. I learned a lot out of that. Because it makes you kind of aware of what can happen to you. Once you’ve lived through the worst, you’re never quite as vulnerable afterward.""You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.”

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“I think it’s important to have a good hard failure when you're young. I learned a lot out of that. Because it makes you kind of aware of what can happen to you. Once you’ve lived through the worst, you’re never quite as vulnerable afterward."

"You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.”

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