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How Not To Hurdle
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But do jump right back up!


Michael Jordan on Success   

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“I’ve failed over and over in my life. And that is why I succeed.”

Famous Failures - Barr Brothers
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Examples of famous figures who had to overcome obstacles to achieve their successes

Beyond Reason
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Olympic hurdler Lolo Jones spent 12 years working hard and "jumping back up" to achieve a 12-second victory.  This inspiring video also applies to "Desire, Time, and Effort."  

It's Not Over Yet - For King & Country
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Song and lyrics

Richie Parker: Drive
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See a day in the life of a man born without arms, who has jumped this hurdle and others to become a professional designer for a popular motorsports company.

Can Anyone Help Me?
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Nick Vujicic was born without arms or legs. Despite this giant hurdle in life, he accomplishes everything he sets his mind to. 

You Gotta Jump To Be Successful - Steve Harvey
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Steve Harvey talks about the bumps and bruises of "taking the jump."

Keep Moving Forward
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Clip from the animated film Meet the Robinsons

Overcoming Obstacles
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Steven Claunch teaches us that there is no dishonor in disability and encourages everyone to instead find the ability within disability.

Resilience in Hard Times
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Lego characters demonstrate the troubles of everyday life

Lyjon DeSilva
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Lee High School graduate discusses his hurdles

"Pretty Big Movement" is Destroying Dancer Stereotypes
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These women are changing the narrative

Baby Learning To Walk
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Time and time again this baby stands up only to fall immediately back down. After many failed attempts she gets up one final time and takes her first steps. 

Never, Ever Give Up
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This man overcomes physical and emotional hurdles to defeat the odds

Orphaned Boy Helps Strangers Smile
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After a 6 year-old loses both his parents, he goes on a mission to make others smile. 

Isaac Lufkin - Armless Kicker
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Teen born without arms aspires to play in the NFL

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