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Failure Quotes


Famous Quotes & Quotations About Failure:

A failure is a man who has blundered, but is not able to cash in the experience.
~ Elbert Hubbard.

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

Because a fellow has failed once or twice or a dozen times, you don't want to set him down as a failure till he's dead or loses his courage.
~ George Horace Lorimer.

Failure changes for the better, success for the worse.
~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca.

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.
~ Henry Ford.

Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.
~ Truman Capote.

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

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

I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
~ Thomas Edison.

Nothing fails like success because we don't learn from it. We learn only from failure.
~ Kenneth Boudling.

Notice the difference between what happens when a man says to himself, "I have failed three times," and what happens when he says, "I am a failure."
~ S.I. Hayakawa.

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

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. Then give up. There's no use in being a damn fool about it.
~ W.C. Fields.

In politics, what begins in fear usually ends in failure.
~ Samuel Taylor Coleridge.

It is a mistake to suppose that people succeed through success; they often succeed through failures.
~ Author Unknown.

It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
~ Theodore Roosevelt.

Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat.
~ F. Scott Fitzgerald.

No man is a failure who is enjoying life.
~ William Feather.

One fails forward toward success.
~ Charles F. Kettering.

One must be a god to be able to tell successes from failures without making a mistake.
~ Anton Pavlovich Chekhov.

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