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What is your excuse for Failure?

“I was raped at the age of 9” – Oprah Winfrey

“I didn’t even complete my university education” – Bill Gates

“I was sexually, mentally, emotionally and verbally abused by my father as far back as I can remember until I left home at the age of eighteen” – Joyce Meyer

“I struggled academically throughout elementary school” – Dr. Ben Carson

“I used to serve tea at a shop to support my football training” – Lionel Messi

“I used to sleep on the floor in friends’ rooms, returning Coke bottles for food, money, and getting weekly free meals at a local temple” – Steve Jobs

“My teachers used to call me a failure” – PM Tony Blair

“I was in prison for 27 years” – and still became president. Nelson Mandela

“I drove taxi to finance my university education” – Mike Adenuga.


Though we pass through many difficulties in life, we should not give up because life is not about what you couldn’t do so far.

it’s about what you can still do now.

Decide NOW to be UNSTOPPABLE. That’s who you really are!


Sent by Dauda Shokeye.

About OracleZents

Zents Kunle Sowunmi grew up in a working class environment of Ekotedo Ibadan, Nigeria. He is a bold writer on African and social issues. Fondly called the “The Oracle” on the social media, he said, it is all about speaking and writing the truth; fear is the surrogate for pain; address it when it comes. Zents holds an MBA from the University of Ibadan and several Post Graduate Certifications from United Kingdom and United States of America. He is a widely traveled writer and author of “Before the Journey Became Home”, Ogun State: Policy of manipulation, “President Obama: Hero or Villain of Capitalism?” The Vultures and Vulnerable, his new book "Unequally Yoking" is now on sale on amazon.com.
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