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Failure Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Failure

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Don't be afraid of failure; be afraid of petty success.
~By Maude Adams ~


So that the failures to pass a civil rights bill isn't because of Black Power, isn't because of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee; it's not because of the rebellions that are occurring in the major cities.
~By Stokely Carmichael ~


Failure's not a bad thing. It builds character. It makes you stronger.
~By Billy Dee Williams ~


Failure is only postponed success as long as courage 'coaches' ambition. The habit of persistence is the habit of victory.
~By Herbert Kaufman ~


It breaks my heart to see these young, really talented bands getting chewed up into the system. I remember a time if you'd signed to a major label it was such a sell out! But now... unless you've signed to a big label, you're a failure now.
~By Mike Peters ~


To begin to think with purpose, is to enter the ranks of those strong ones who only recognize failure as one of the pathways to attainment.
~By James Allen ~


What we've got here is a failure to communicate.
~By Donn Pearce ~


Show me a good and gracious loser and I'll show you a failure.
~By Knute Rockne ~


Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out.
~By Benjamin Franklin ~


There is an increasingly pervasive sense not only of failure, but of futility. The legislative process has become a cruel shell game and the service system has become a bureaucratic maze, inefficient, incomprehensible, and inaccessible.
~By Elliot Richardson ~


Feeling is the consciousness of the resulting conditions - of success, failure, equilibrium, compromise or balance, in this continuous rivalry of ideas.
~By James M. Baldwin ~


As might be supposed, my parents were quite poor, but we somehow never seemed to lack anything we needed, and I never saw a trace of discontent or a failure in cheerfulness over their lot in life, as indeed over anything.
~By Albert J. Nock ~


After that he turned to the question of invading England. Hitler said that during the previous year he could not afford to risk a possible failure; apart from that, he had not wished to provoke the British, as he hoped to arrange peace talks.
~By Kurt Student ~


It is better to be young in your failures than old in your successes.
~By Flannery O'Connor ~


The road to success and the road to failure are almost exactly the same.
~By Colin R. Davis ~


Failure in the theater is more dramatic and uglier than any other form of writing. It costs so much, you feel so guilty.
~By Lillian Hellman ~


In general, the Internet was not designed to accommodate deliberate failures to communicate.
~By Daniel J. Bernstein ~


Failure is more frequently from want of energy than want of capital.
~By Daniel Webster ~


I know acts and I'm not going to name names but these people sold ten million copies the first time and the second album sells three million and it's considered a failure and they're dropped and that's really a shame.
~By Gerry Beckley ~


You have to risk failure to succeed. The important thing is not to make one single mistake that will jeopardize the future.
~By An Wang ~


I failed first grade, which is my biggest problem. You always feel like a failure, like you're stupid.
~By Amy Sedaris ~


Outward failure may be a manifested variant of inward success.
~By Kenneth L. Pike ~


I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure - which is: Try to please everybody.
~By Herbert Bayard Swope ~


The season of failure is the best time for sowing the seeds of success.
~By Paramahansa Yogananda ~


We can't have a failure in Iraq, but we also can't be there for the next 10 years because if we are, it's going to become, I think, a failure in and of itself.
~By Dennis Ross ~


Kindness and intelligence don't always deliver us from the pitfalls and traps: there are always failures of love, of will, of imagination. There is no way to take the danger out of human relationships.
~By Barbara Grizzuti Harrison ~


My fault, my failure, is not in the passions I have, but in my lack of control of them.
~By Jack Kerouac ~


The theory seems to be that as long as a man is a failure he is one of God's children, but that as soon as he succeeds he is taken over by the Devil.
~By H. L. Mencken ~


Big companies are like marching bands. Even if half the band is playing random notes, it still sounds kind of like music. The concealment of failure is built into them.
~By Doug Coupland ~


Failures are like skinned knees, painful but superficial.
~By Ross Perot ~


I think that failure by your own standards is certainly a form of success.
~By Bonnie Hunt ~


Every day is a new opportunity. You can build on yesterday's success or put its failures behind and start over again. That's the way life is, with a new game every day, and that's the way baseball is.
~By Bob Feller ~


At the root of many a woman's failure to become a great cook lies her failure to develop a workmanlike regard for knives.
~By Robert Farrar Capon ~


Failure is nature's plan to prepare you for great responsibilities.
~By Napolean Hill ~


There is no failure except in no longer trying.
~By Elbert Hubbard ~


The freedom to fail is vital if you're going to succeed. Most successful people fail from time to time, and it is a measure of their strength that failure merely propels them into some new attempt at success.
~By Michael Korda ~


Do not take yourself too seriously. You have to learn not to be dismayed at making mistakes. No human being can avoid failures.
~By Lawrence G. Lovasik ~


I think some parents now look at a youngster failing as the final thing. It's a process, and failure is part of the process. I would like it if the teacher and the parents would connect more. I think that used to be, but we're losing a little bit of that right now.
~By Mike Krzyzewski ~


I always turn to the sports pages first, which records people's accomplishments. The front page has nothing but man's failures.
~By Earl Warren ~


A person who doubts himself is like a man who would enlist in the ranks of his enemies and bear arms agains himself. He makes his failure certain by himself being the first person to be convinced of it.
~By Ambrose Bierce ~


Leadership is solving problems. The day soldiers stop bringing you their problems is the day you have stopped leading them. They have either lost confidence that you can help or concluded you do not care. Either case is a failure of leadership.
~By Colin Powell ~


A man may fall many times, but he won't be a failure until he says that someone pushed him.
~By Elmer G. Letterman ~


It's probably foolish to expect relationships to go on forever and to say that because something only lasts 10 years, it's a failure.
~By James Taylor ~


There is only one real failure in life that is possible, and that is, not to be true to the best one knows.
~By Frederic William Farrar ~


There would seem to be a limit, even for an art preoccupied with boundaries and transgressions, beyond which a work reaches its breaking point and becomes an actual failure, a mere experimentation.
~By Brian Ferneyhough ~


American democracy must be a failure because it places the supreme authority in the hands of the poorest and most ignorant part of the society.
~By Thomas Babington ~


You always pass failure on your way to success.
~By Mickey Rooney ~


I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
~By Bill Cosby ~


Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.
~By Thomas A. Edison ~


Life is the only art that we are required to practice without preparation, and without being allowed the preliminary trials, the failures and botches, that are essential for training.
~By Lewis Mumford ~


A failure establishes only this, that our determination to succeed was not strong enough.
~By Christian Nestell Bovee ~


My father was not a failure. After all, he was the father of a president of the United States.
~By Harry S. Truman ~


I have always been pushed by the negative. The apparent failure of a play sends me back to my typewriter that very night, before the reviews are out. I am more compelled to get back to work than if I had a success.
~By Tennessee Williams ~


Failure has gone to his head.
~By Wilson Mizner ~


Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.
~By Napoleon Hill ~


We go there with confidence, but we know there is a very fine line between success and failure in this game.
~By Alan Shearer ~


My reputation grows with every failure.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


Well, I think first of all there was a failure to have real, clear information at our disposal. There was a real lack of situational awareness. We didn't have the capabilities on the ground to give us real-time, accurate assessments of the physical condition of the city.
~By Michael Chertoff ~


There can be no failure to a man who has not lost his courage, his character, his self respect, or his self-confidence. He is still a King.
~By Orison Swett Marden ~


Never walk away from failure. On the contrary, study it carefully and imaginatively for its hidden assets.
~By Michael Korda ~


No experience is a cause of success or failure. We do not suffer from the shock of our experiences, so-called trauma - but we make out of them just what suits our purposes.
~By Alfred Adler ~


In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.
~By Bill Cosby ~


The intelligence failures with respect to Iraq were massive and have damaged our credibility around the world.
~By Carl Levin ~


You have to look at the history of the Middle East in particular. It has been one of failure and frustration, of feudalism and tribalism.
~By Alexander Haig ~


The main reason for the failure of the modern medical science is that it is dealing with results and not causes. Nothing more than the patching up of those attacked and the burying of those who are slain, without a thought being given to the real strong hold.
~By Edward Bach ~


I find fault with my children because I like them and I want them to go places - uprightness and strength and courage and civil respect and anything that affects the probabilities of failure on the part of those that are closest to me, that concerns me - I find fault.
~By Branch Rickey ~


Do not blame anybody for your mistakes and failures.
~By Bernard Baruch ~


If at first you don't succeed, failure may be your style.
~By Quentin Crisp ~


About the only problem with success is that it does not teach you how to deal with failure.
~By Tommy Lasorda ~


Failure to accord credit to anyone for what he may have done is a great weakness in any man.
~By William Howard Taft ~


Success isn't permanent and failure isn't fatal.
~By Mike Ditka ~


Failure is impossible.
~By Susan B. Anthony ~


We all struggle with our failure to communicate and our failure to reach beyond fear to love people.
~By Mira Sorvino ~


A true friend is one who overlooks your failures and tolerates your success!
~By Doug Larson ~


None of us is guaranteed against failure or corruption of any kind; witness what's going on in the world in this moment, the follies of human nature and the failures of human nature.
~By Morris West ~


Failure seldom stops you. What stops you is the fear of failure.
~By Jack Lemmon ~


I didn't fear failure. I expected failure.
~By Amy Tan ~


I think success has no rules, but you can learn a great deal from failure.
~By Jean Kerr ~


Every failure is a step to success.
~By William Whewell ~


In Torch Song, I did that character almost non-stop from 1978 until I made the movie in 1987. Then I had some failure, which also colors how you react to doing other things.
~By Harvey Fierstein ~


If you have made mistakes, there is always another chance for you. You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call 'failure' is not the falling down, but the staying down.
~By Mary Pickford ~


The failure in Ohio to have adequate voting capacity for the people who were registered and eligible to vote was an absolute denial of their right to vote.
~By Carol Moseley Braun ~


You cannot measure a man by his failures. You must know what use he makes of them. What did they mean to him. What did he get out of them.
~By Orison Swett Marden ~


There is the greatest practical benefit in making a few failures early in life.
~By Thomas Huxley ~


My biggest failure is I have too many to talk about.
~By Dean Kamen ~


Don't come home a failure.
~By Ty Cobb ~


For after my marriage I had made various attempts to write fiction. They were clearly failures.
~By Mary A. Ward ~


Fear comes in two packages fear of failure, and sometimes, fear of success.
~By Tom Kite ~


There is no such thing as failure. There are only results.
~By Tony Robbins ~


Failure is a word unknown to me.
~By Muhammad Ali Jinnah ~


A Failure in this Duty did once involve our Nation in all the Horrors of Rebellion and Civil War.
~By Charles Inglis ~


The fact that The Bridge contains folk lore and other material suitable to the epic form need not therefore prove its failure as a long lyric poem, with interrelated sections.
~By Hart Crane ~


Often the difference between a successful person and a failure is not one has better abilities or ideas, but the courage that one has to bet on one's ideas, to take a calculated risk - and to act.
~By Andre Malraux ~


Rather than viewing a brief relapse back to inactivity as a failure, treat it as a challenge and try to get back on track as soon as possible.
~By Jimmy Connors ~


War remains the decisive human failure.
~By John Kenneth Galbraith ~


Failure to properly control our borders costs citizens in many ways: schools become overcrowded, medical resources are stretched too thin, other government services are overtaxed, and taxes increase further.
~By Zach Wamp ~


I have never described the time I was in Doctor Who as anything except a kind of ecstatic success, but all the rest has been rather a muddle and a disappointment. Compared to Doctor Who, it has been an outrageous failure really - it's so boring.
~By Tom Baker ~


If those committed to the quest fail, they will be forgiven. When lost, they will find another way. The moral imperative of humanism is the endeavor alone, whether successful or not, provided the effort is honorable and failure memorable.
~By E. O. Wilson ~


Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail their failure must be but a challenge to others.
~By Amelia Earhart ~


Failure sometimes enlarges the spirit. You have to fall back upon humanity and God.
~By Charles Horton Cooley ~

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