241 Greatest Quotes About Failure
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
I think my whole life, because of where I came from, I had a fear of failure.
Do not brood over your past mistakes and failures as this will only fill your mind with grief, regret and depression. Do not repeat them in the future.
You cannot climb the ladder of success dressed in the costume of failure.
Failure at some point in your life is inevitable, but giving up is unforgivable.
Socialism in general has a record of failure so blatant that only an intellectual could ignore or evade it.
There's a silly notion that failure's not an option at NASA. Failure is an option here. If things are not failing, you are not innovating enough.
I've never been a jealous person, and I've never felt built up by someone else's failure - that's a cheap thrill.
Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.
One of the common failings among honorable people is a failure to appreciate how thoroughly dishonorable some other people can be, and how dangerous it is to trust them.
Nearly' only counts in horseshoes and hand-grenades.
It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
Just because you fail once doesn't mean you're gonna fail at everything.
You have to be able to accept failure to get better.
Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.
There is no such thing as failure. There are only results.
You are a side effect," Van Houten continued, "of an evolutionary process that cares little for individual lives. You are a failed experiment in mutation.
What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.
When you take risks you learn that there will be times when you succeed and there will be times when you fail, and both are equally important.
Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.
Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.
It is better to make a mistake than to do nothing.
Failure after long perseverance is much grander than never to have a striving good enough to be called a failure.
One great cause of failure is lack of concentration.
If you're not failing every now and again, it's a sign you're not doing anything very innovative.
Why should anybody be interested in some old man who was a failure?
Success comes when people act together; failure tends to happen alone.
There is but one cause of human failure. And that is man's lack of faith in his true Self.
I've had a lot of success; I've had failures, so I learn from the failure.
Everyone has a plan 'till they get punched in the mouth.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.
The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.
Every failure teaches a man something, if he will learn; and you are too sensible a man not to learn from this failure.
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.
I don't want the fear of failure to stop me from doing what I really care about.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
Don't let failure go to your heart, and don't let success go to your head.
Most people fail, not because of lack of desire, but, because of lack of commitment.
All men make mistakes, but a good man yields when he knows his course is wrong, and repairs the evil. The only crime is pride.
Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation there is sure to be failure.
Failure is not fatal, but failure to change might be.
Don't try to cover your mistakes with false words. Rather, correct your mistakes with examination.
I am not concerned that you have fallen -- I am concerned that you arise.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.