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"Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it."
"If one asks for success and prepares for failure,
he will get the situation he has prepared for."
~Florence Scovel Shinn~
"The men who try to do something and fail are infinitely better
than those who try to do nothing and succeed."
"If you want to increase your success rate, double your failure rate."
~Thomas Watson, Sr.~
"Indecision and delays are the parents of failure."
~George Canning~ Failure quotes
"If you stop struggling, then you stop life."
~Huey Newton~ Defeat quotes
"Everything that happens, happens as it should and
if you observe carefully, you will find this to be so."
"The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing."
"In the hopes of reaching the moon men fail to
see the flowers that blossom at their feet."
"Life is a process of becoming, a combination of states we
have to go through. Where people fail is that they wish to
elect a state and remain in it. This is a kind of death."
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of
preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."
~Colin Powell~ Failure quotes
"Nothing is permanent in this world; not even our troubles."
"What is defeat?
Nothing but education;
nothing but the first step to something better."
~Wendell Phillips~ Defeat quotes
"There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve;
The fear of failure."
~Paulo Coelho, Brazilian writer~
"A man’s life is interesting primarily when he has failed;
for it is a sign that he tried to surpass himself."
"Success is never ending, failure is never final."
~Dr. Robert Schuller~ Failure quotes
"Failure isn't failing at the project at hand.
Failure is giving up on yourself."
"Most great people have attained their greatest success
just one step beyond their greatest failure."
"No man is ever whipped until he quits... in his own mind."
"One of the secrets of life is to
make stepping stones out of stumbling blocks."
"Act as if it were impossible to fail."
"The gem cannot be polished without friction,
nor man perfected without trials."
"Don't fear failure so much that you refuse to try new things."
~Louis Boone~ Failure quotes
"You don't drown by falling in the water; you drown by staying
~Edwin Louis Cole~
"Once we realize that imperfect understanding is the human
condition, there is no shame in being wrong, only in failing
to correct our mistakes."
"Success and failure are equally disastrous."
"How you think when you lose
determines how long it will be until you win."
~Gilbert Keith Chesterton~ Loss quotes
"Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have."
~Norman Vincent Peale~
"Most of the important things in the world have
been accomplished by people who have kept on
trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."
"Use the losses and failures of the past
as a reason for action, not inaction."
~Charles J. Givens~ Loss quotes
"It's not the failure of others to appreciate your abilities that
should trouble you, but rather your failure to appreciate theirs."
~Confucius~ Failure quotes
"Do not fear mistakes, there are none."
"I am not discouraged, because every
wrong attempt discarded is a step forward."
~Thomas A. Edison~