Steve jobs was fired from the company he created, Apple. He purchased a company that no one had a use for, which became known as Pixar.
I've never failed so spectacularly but then again, I've never succeeded so spectacularly either. There are a few things I've failed at.
My first time off the ski lift, I fell and took out the instructor and another student.
I've yet to publish a book.
I've bombed more dates than I can keep track of.
I drove home from my first post-college interview in tears. They said I needed more internships but I just got turned down from an internship because I didn't have enough experience.
What things have you failed out?