Select options Add to Wishlist “Persistence: doing whatever it takes to make it happen” – Series 1 Tshirt $20.00 Increase the Probability of Success with Persistence!! As an inventor, Edison made 1,000 unsuccessful attempts at inventing the light bulb. When a reporter asked, “How did it feel to fail one thousand times?” Edison replied, “I didn’t fail one thousand times. The light bulb was an invention with one thousand steps.” Henry Ford failed and went broke five times before he succeeded. R. H. Macy failed seven times before his store in New York City caught on. JK Rowling is a now a globally renowned author, but she was rejected by 12 major publishing houses in the U.K. before she was finally published. Now the Harry Potter series is the highest selling book series in the world! Don’t be daunted by failure! We love this shirt – it’s a constant reminder to follow our dreams and stay the course!! How far are you willing to go for it?