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27 Brilliant Quotes by Successful Black Women on Failure, Haters and the Value of Hard Work
Washington, African American leaders and entrepreneurs past and present have made great strides toward creating a better world. These black leaders and entrepreneurs have long battled, and continue to, many obstacles with odds stacked against them. Throughout a history of oppression, these individuals have shown resilience and achieved success during times of adversity. That's why February, Black History Month, is dedicated to identifying and praising these leaders who have created positive change and impact. Everyone fails at something.
In he was arrested for larceny and was sentenced to 10 years in prison, but was granted parole after serving seven years. During that time, Malcolm embraced the ideology of black nationalism. Charismatic and a naturally gifted orator, Malcolm became an influential leader of the Nation of Islam, but decided to get out after his mentor, the leader of NOI, had deeply disappointed him by violating many of his own teachings. Sadly, not long after his epiphany, he was assassinated. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it. There is no better than adversity. Every defeat, every heartbreak, every loss, contains its own seed, its own lesson on how to improve your performance next time.
And also like so many others, I have been transfixed watching the current state of politics and its effect on the American public. For me personally, some moments have been downright horrifying. But then I remember that throughout the arc of history, there have been people who are willing to fight for change. People who have shared their gifts and sacrificed their time, their comfort, and sometimes even their lives to create change. Change in society. Change in their communities. Change in their own personal lives.
Here is my latest compilation of 27 brilliant quotes by successful black women, from actresses to writers to entertainers to business leaders to.
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Quotes by Black Women on Handling Failure:
Sometimes, all you need is an encouraging word from a fellow sister who has already achieved success. It is the response to the error that counts. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.
There is a surge of African American culture in our media today. It can cause many in business and politics to think that the playing field is equal. But it doesn't take much digging to see that the black leaders in business continue to battle great odds and obstacles to achieve success. I choose to honor these pioneering captains of industry and revere the contributions they make to our lives. Below are 21 quotations from entrepreneurs and executives on how to find success in business and life. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you.