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Nastia Liukin on Failure as a Defining Moment in Her Life

Liukin took the stage at Thrive's Fuel List Event with Quaker.

At Thrive Global and Quaker’s Fuel List Event, Olympic gold medal-winning gymnast Nastia Liukin took the stage for a lightning talk and spoke about the importance of failure. Liukin said that falling on her face actually defined her career: winning the gold medal proved to her that hard work pays off, but failure taught her how to keep going.

Watch more from her talk below. 

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