You cannot be successful calling prospects unless you learn to take the rebuffs.
He lived abroad from 1808 to 1812, passing most of his time in England, Scotland, Denmark, Sweden and France; trying to secure aid in the prosecution of his filibustering schemes but meeting with numerous rebuffs, being ordered out of England and Napoleon refusing to receive him.
If you meet repeated rebuffs to your invitations, respect this.
von Dalberg; but nothing but rebuffs and disappointments were in store for him.
suffered severe rebuffs in the Lords, they succeeded in laying the foundation of the English system of national education.