Michael Jordan was cut from his high school basketball team. He went home, locked himself in his room, and cried. Michael Jordan persevered, he took this failure and made it his motivation, becoming the greatest basketball player to ever play the sport.
On June Michael Jordan took on the Utah Jazz in Game 5 of the NBA finals. Famously known as the "Flu Game," Jordan played with flu-like symptoms, but scored 38 points, grabbed 7 rebounds, and tallied 5 assists.