Trying Again to Understand Nature, Reality, the Cosmos, the Microcosmos, and the Human Role
The most widespread, most durable TryingAgain saga is the human effort to understand reality -- external and internal, to insist on meaning, to find purpose, to understand the space where we find ourselves, to figure out what is going on, who runs the show, what it is all about. Every explanation ever proposed has been plagued by undermining doubts, but we keep at it, trying and trying again. All the while we live and die, and don't know why...
2000 Years of Trying Again to Return to Israel
The Jews were kicked out of their homeland (by the Roman Empire) in the 1st century, and from early on tried to return. They tried and tried for 2000 years, and only in the mid 20th century have they reestablished the State of Israel.
"I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career.
I've lost almost 300 games
26 times I've been trusted to take the game winning shot ... and missed.
I've failed over and over and over again in my life. That is why I succeed."
~ Michael Jordan
Thomas Edison tried again 1000 times to build a light bulb...