“Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”
Rejection, mistakes and failure. Each blow we suffer is an inescapable fact of life. Each is a lesson learned, a reminder which shapes our future behavior. Our ability to deal with failure and rejection can determine how successful and how happy we are.
re·sil·ience /riˈzilyəns/ (noun) – the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness.
The Huffington Post offers some great advice on coping with inevitable failures during the trials of life, and how failures can be used to make you stronger and happier.