Published: March 29, 2020

Photo of Mike MassiminoDuring these challenging times we are sharing some wisdom from Astronaut Mike Massimino. “Because being the right person isn’t about being perfect; it’s about being able to handle whatever life throws at you.” NASA rejected his application to become an astronaut 3 times before he finally got the job. This guy knows a thing or two about perseverance. For more thoughts and musings from one of the tallest astronauts of all times, read more in Massimino's book, Spaceman: An Astronaut's Unlikely Journey to Unlock the Secrets of the Universe.