Failure Quotes

Zig zigla - make failure your teacher, not your undertaker....
Denis watley - to establish true self - esteem we must...

No man is a failure who is enjoying life.
William Faulkne
Mickey rooney - you always pass failure on the way to success....
Every great work, every big accomplishment, has been brought into manifestation through holding to the vision, and often just before the big achievement, comes apparent failure and discouragement.
Florence Shinn
Rigidly organized pre - School classrooms, which value obedience more than development, create the deficits in poor children, imposing a self - Image of marginality and failure.
Valerie Polakow

Trying is the first step towards failure.
Homer Simpson, The Simpsons
The wisest person is not the one who has the fewest failures but the one who turns failures to best account.
Richard R. Grant
Haste in every business brings failures.
Herodotus, The Histories of Herodotus
Our repeated failure to fully act as we would wish must not discourage us. It is the sincere intention that is the essential thing, and this will in time release us from the bondage of habits which at present seem almost insuperable.
Thomas Troward
Recovering from failure is often easier than building from success.
Michael Eisne
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.
James Allen
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Charlie Chaplin
Failure is a path, not a destination.
Robert Logan
No matter how hard you work for success if your thought is saturated with the fear of failure, it will kill your efforts, neutralize your endeavors and make success impossible.
Baudjuin
The greatest failure is a person who never admits that he can be a failure.
Gerald N. Weiskott
Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Henry Ford
It is wise to keep in mind that no success or failure is necessarily final.
Anonymous
People in their handling of affairs often fail when they are about to succeed. If one remains as careful at the end as he was at the beginning, there will be no failure.
Lao Tzu
Yes, risk - Taking is inherently failure - Prone. Otherwise, it would be called sure - Thing taking.
Tim McMahon
Most success springs from an obstacle or failure. I became a cartoonist largely because I failed in my goal of becoming a successful executive.
Scott Adams
Apparent failure may hold in its rough shell the germs of a success that will blossom in time, and bear fruit throughout eternity.
Frances Watkins Harpe
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.
Orison Swett Marden
I honestly think it is better to be a failure at something you love than to be a success at something you hate.
George Burns
There are two kinds of failures those who thought and never did, and those who did and never thought.
Laurence J. Pete
It is a mistake to suppose that men succeed through success; they much oftener succeed through failures. Precept, study, advice, and example could never have taught them so well as failure has done.
Samuel Smiles
The common idea that success spoils people by making them vain, egotistic, and self - Complacent is erroneous - - On the contrary, it makes them, for the most part, humble, tolerant, and kind. It is failure that makes people bitter and cruel.
W. Somerset Maugham
The great question is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with failure.
Chinese
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure.
Norman Vincent Peale
If you want to increase your success rate, double your failure rate.
Thomas John Watson, Sr.
Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.
Sir Winston Churchill
All of us failed to match our dreams of perfection. So I rate us on the basis of our splendid failure to do the impossible.
William Faulkne
Of course, our failures are a consequence of many factors, but possibly one of the most important is the fact that society operates on the theory that specialization is the key to success, not realizing that specialization precludes comprehensive thinking.
R. Buckminster Fuller, Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth, 1963
Failure comes only when we forget our ideals and objectives and principles.
Jawaharal Nehru
The saddest failures in life are those that come from not putting forth the power and will to succeed.
Edwin Whipple
Never let the sense of past failure defeat your next step.
Oswald Chambers
Optimism is a kind of heart stimulant - - The digitalis of failure.
Elbert Hubbard
The spread of evil is the symptom of a vacuum. whenever evil wins, it is only by default: by the moral failure of those who evade the fact that there can be no compromise on basic principles.
Ayn Rand, Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal, 1966
The dream is real, my friends. The failure to realize it is the only unreality.
Toni Cade Bambera
The only real failure in life is the failure to try.
Unknown