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In great attemps it is glorious even to fail.
Vince Lombardi

The biggest gap in your life is that between what you know and what you do.
Bob Proctor

Before success comes in any man's life, he's sure to meet with much temporary defeat and,
perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing
to do is to quit. That's exactly what the majority of men do.
Napoleon Hill

There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.
Paulo Coelho

Many of life's failures are experienced by people who did not realize how close they were to
success when they gave up.
Thomas A. Edison

Yes, I sometimes fail, but at least I'm willing to experiment.
Bono

The formula for disaster is: Could + Should + Won't.
Jim Rohn

Suffering is always the effect of wrong thought in some direction. It is an indication that the
individual is out of harmony with himself, with the Law of his being.
James Allen

We can let the circumstances of our lives harden us so that we become increasingly resentful
and afraid, or we can let them soften us, and make us kinder. We always have the choice.
Dalai Lama

Every one of my failures has been a stepping-stone.
Mahatma Gandhi

Here's the key to success and failure: we become what we think about.
Earl Nightingale

Failure is not falling down but refusing to get up.
Chinese proverb

The difference between success and failure is found in one's attitude toward setbacks,
handicaps, discouragements, and other disappointing situations.
David J. Schwartz

What could we accomplish if we knew we could not fail?
Eleanor Roosevelt

There is a saying in Tibetan, "Tragedy should be utilized as a source of strength." No matter
what sort of difficulties, how painful experience is, if we lose our hope, that's our real
disaster.
Dalai Lama

Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly.
John F. Kennedy

You see, we all have problems, disappointments, and frustrations, but it's how we deal with
our setbacks
that will shape our lives more than anything else we do.
Anthony Robbins

Trying is the first step towards failure.
Homer Simpson

You're not a failure if you don't make it; you're a success because you try.
Susan Jeffers

Through perseverance many people win success out of what seemed destined to be certain
failure.
Benjamin Disraeli

Here is the formula for failure: a few errors in judgement repeated every day. Why would we
repeat an error in judgement another day? Here is why: disaster doesn't usually fall on you at
the end of that first day.
Jim Rohn

Ambition is the last refuge of the failure.
Oscar Wilde

But screw your courage to the sticking-place, and we'll not fail.
William Shakespeare, Macbeth

If you're not failing now and again, it's a sign you're playing it safe.
Woody Allen

It's fine to celebrate success, but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
Bill Gates

Just because you fall once doesn't mean you're fall at everything. Keep trying, hold on,
and always trust yourself, because if you don't then who will?
Marilyn Monroe

Never consider the possibility of failure. As long as you persist, you will be successful.
Brian Tracy

The person interested in success has to learn to view failure as a healthy, inevitable part of
the process of getting to the top.
Joyce Brothers

Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness - a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her
foster-children into strength and athletic proportion.
William Cullen Bryant

You always pass failure on the way to success.
Mickey Rooney

Success and failure. We think of them as opposites, but they're really not. They're
companions - the hero and the sidekick.
Laurence Shames

Defeat should never be a source of discouragement, but rather a fresh stimulus.
Bishop Robert Smith



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