Failure Quotes

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.

Henry Ford

Act as if it were impossible to fail.

Dorothea Brande

We have forty million reasons for failure, but not a single excuse.

Rudyard Kipling

Often the difference between a successful man and a failure is not one's better abilities or ideas, but the courage that one has to bet on his ideas, to take a calculated risk, and to act.

Maxwell Maltz

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

Elmer G. Letterman

One fails forward toward success.

Charles F. Kettering

The line between failure and success is so fine that we scarcely know when we pass it: so fine that we are often on the line and do not know it.

Elbert Hubbard

Failure doesn't mean you are a failure... it just means you haven't succeeded yet.

Robert H. Schuller

It is a weak man who blames his failures on the strength of others.

Orson Scott Card

If we fail, let us try again and again until we succeed.

Joseph Chamberlain

Fear is bound to disappear when you realize that failure is not something shameful, damaging, destructive, or painful, but something natural.

Sri Chinmoy

So many fail because they don't get started - they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.

W. Clement Stone

I'm proof against that word failure. I've seen behind it. The only failure a man ought to fear is failure of cleaving to the purpose he sees to be best.

T.S. Eliot

Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.

Denis Waitley

Finite to fail, but infinite to venture.

Emily Dickinson

Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.

Charlie Chaplin

There is something good in all seeming failures. You are not to see that now. Time will reveal it. Be patient.

Swami Sivananda

Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.

Henry Ford

Failure in any given subject is the first qualification towards becoming a teacher.

David Baboulene

He that is down needs fear no fall.

John Bunyan

Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Failure is impossible.

Susan Brownell Anthony Jacob

...One of the things I have discovered is, in Washington, D.C. most people understand the consequences of failure. And if failure is not an option, then it's up to the president to come up with a plan that is more likely to succeed.

George Walker Bush

These days I sit on cornerstones And count the time in quarter-tones to ten, my friend Don't confront me with my failures I had not forgotten them.

Clyde Jackson Browne

The Power Of Failure: We Get To Decide What It Means

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Updated On : December 06, 2013
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