“Perhaps what ultimately prompted me to follow Musk was when he said that you shouldn’t be afraid of failure,” says Antonov. “I think, in Russia here, if you make a mistake, it follows you. His point seems to be that if you make a mistake, you’ll gain experience and learn from it and not make it again. I think it is unique to people in Russia”.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/russia-musk-tesla-mars/2021/11/25/f63eab4e-4179-11ec-9404-50a28a88b9cd_story.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_world Why Russians’ craze for Elon Musk keeps growing