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"The only failure is not trying." - Robin S. Sharma

"It's not about failure; it's about trying something and risking something for attaining your goal" - Carol Alt

"Pessimism is an excuse for not trying and a guarantee to a personal failure." - William J Clinton

"I overcome failure by doing it again and trying not to make the same mistake." - Guy Burnet

"Pessimism is an excuse for not trying and a guarantee to a personal failure." - Bill Clinton

"It's not about failure; it's about trying something and risking something for attaining your goal." - Carol Alt

"Failure to me became not trying versus not succeeding" - Sara Blakely

"Failure is not a crime. The crime is not trying." - Ron Dellums

"Failure is not the outcome - failure is not trying. Don't be afraid to fail." - Sara Blakely

"Failure is not the absence of success. Failure is the neglect of trying." - Myles Munroe

"We are not a failure just because we fail at something. Nobody is a failure unless they quit trying!" - Joyce Meyer

"My story of success and failure is not just about music and being famous. It's about living and loving and trying to find purpose in this crazy world." - Wynonna Judd

"Instead of failure being the outcome, failure became not trying. And it forced me at a young age to want to push myself so much further out of my comfort zone." - Sara Blakely

"A man can get discouraged many times but he is not a failure until he begins to blame somebody else and stops trying." - John Burroughs

"Failure I can live with. Not trying is what I can't handle!" - Sanya Richards-Ross

"I'm scared of failure all the time. But not scared enough to stop trying." - Ronda Rousey

"The tiny cost of failure...is dwarfed by the huge cost of not trying." - Seth Godin

"Failure is acceptable. but not trying is a whole different ball park." - Michael Jordan

"Failure concentrates the mind wonderfully. If you don't make mistakes, you're not trying hard enough." - Jasper Fforde

"Don't be afraid of failure, be afraid of not trying in the first place." - Marie Forleo

"I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying." - Michael Jordan

"There is no failure except the failure of trying." - Elbert Hubbard

"I'm never a failure, unless I quit trying, and neither are you." - Joyce Meyer

"Success is seldom permanent, and failure is seldom fatal. The important thing is to keep trying." - Anna Olson

"Failure is an event, not a person. Think of failure as 'it' and not 'me'." - Jeffrey Gitomer

"Failure does not count. If you accept this, you'll be successful. What causes most people to fail is that after one failure, they'll stop trying." - Frank Burford

"Trying is the first step toward failure." - Homer

"Trying is the first step to failure" - Homer

"Trying is the first step towards failure." - Matt Groening

"Failure is not attached to outcome, but in not trying. This way, it is about answering to yourself." - Sara Blakely

"This idea that failure is not an option: It makes failure invisible, inconceivable and inevitable." - Rory Stewart

"Mediocrity results first and foremost from management failure, not technological failure." - James C Collins

"Don't be afraid to fail. Don't waste energy trying to cover up failure. Learn from your failures and go on to the next challenge. It's OK to fail. If you're not failing, you're not growing." - H. Stanley Judd

"There is a difference between failing and failure. Failing is trying something that you learn doesn't work. Failure is throwing in the towel and giving up." - Jay Samit

"I failed the LSAT. Basically, if I had not failed, I'd have been a lawyer and there would be no Spanx. I think failure is nothing more than life's way of nudging you that you are off course. My attitude to failure is not attached to outcome, but in not trying. It is liberating." - Sara Blakely

"Failure is always present as an actor. I make my living by taking chances. If I'm not risking something, then I'm not doing my job, so I'm constantly failing. In fact, I'm trying to fail bigger. I try to focus on the positive, the moment, and try to realize where I'm at in an attempt to understand the failure." - Damon Runyon

"Disasters are funny to me. As a comedian you learn from failure, so I'm always trying to put myself in a situation that does not seem ideal for my comedy and see how it works." - Anthony Jeselnik

"To give up too easily leads to regret, yet trying and then failing can lead us to second chances if we do not accept it as a failure, but a chance to learn." - Karen White

"If you want peace, you've got to deal with people; you don't just deal with objects. And whether they take it as a responsibility or not, the success or failure in Kosovo is going to be the success or failure of building, first, economic hope, and then trying to heal the damage that's been done." - James Wolfensohn

"When Marconi suggested the possibility of wireless transmission of sound (the radio),he was committed to a mental institution. But people like Lincoln, Edison, and Marconi were strongly motivated. So they didn't give up. They somehow knew that the only real failure is the one from which we learn nothing. They seemed to go on the assumption that there is no failure greater than the failure of not trying, and so they continued to try in the face of repeated failures." - John Powell

"Success is not forever and failure isn't fatal." - Don Francis

"Failure and success are not accidents, but the strictest justice." - Alexander Smith

"Success is not forever, and failure is never final." - Don Shula

"Failure comes part and parcel with invention. It's not optional." - Jeff Bezos

"We will not have failure - only success and new learning." - Queen Victoria

"Failure comes part and parcel with invention. It's not optional." - Jeff Bezos

"Success is not forever and failure isn't fatal." - Don Shula

"There's no better guarantee of failure than convincing yourself that success is impossible, and therefore never even trying." - Max Tegmark

"There's no better guarantee of failure than convincing yourself that success is impossible, and therefore never even trying." - Max Tegmark

"Artists know failure. It is not tragic that they know failure; it is only tragic if they know failure and little else..." - Eric Maisel

"When I was growing up, my dad would encourage my brother and I to fail. We would be sitting at the dinner table and he would ask, 'So what did you guys fail at this week?' If we didn't have something to contribute, he would be disappointed. When I did fail at something, he'd high-five me. What I didn't realize at the time was that he was completely reframing my definition of failure at a young age. To me, failure means not trying; failure isn't the outcome. If I have to look at myself in the mirror and say, 'I didn't try that because I was scared,' that is failure." - Sara Blakely

"They were not failures, they were new found ways of what does not work "I can accept failure,everyonefails at something. But I can't accept not trying" - Thomas A Edison

"I don't buy into the word "failure." I used to but not anymore. Trying not to fail is the opposite of art." - Robert Piper

"We want to avoid pain and have pleasure, so if our early attempts to achieve our dreams fail, we want to avoid the pain of future failure and rejection, so we stop trying and write it off with a broadbrush, "I'm just not driven enough, not well educated enough, not attractive enough, not smart enough."" - Tony Robbins

"Never let the fear of failure be an excuse for not trying. Society tells us that to fail is the most terrible thing in the world, but I know it isn't. Failure is part of what makes us human." - Amber Deckers

"There is no failure except in no longer trying." - Chris Bradford

"The greatest failure in life is to stop trying." - Napoleon Hill

"Trying is the internalization of the failure of omnipotence." - Brian O'Shaughnessy

"The only guarantee for failure is to stop trying" - John C Maxwell

"There is no failure except in no longer trying." - Elbert Hubbard

"If your child has a weakness, teach them how to turn it into a strength! The only Failure is not trying." - Kevin Heath

"A failure is not always a mistake, it may simply be the best one can do under the circumstances. The real mistake is to stop trying." - B F Skinner

"Failure is not an option." - Gene Kranz

"You've got to try and do your best, and the failure is what's funny. But you can't be aware of the failure, you've just got to keep trying to do your best." - Bret Mckenzie

"It doesn't matter how far you might rise. At some point you are bound to stumble. ... If you're constantly pushing yourself higher ... the law of averages, not to mention the Myth of Icarus, predicts that you will at some point fall. And when you do I want you to know this, remember this: There is no such thing as failure. Failure is just life trying to move us in another direction." - Oprah Winfrey

"I think failure is nothing more than life's way of nudging you that you are off course. My attitude to failure is not attached to outcome, but in not trying. It is liberating. Most people attach failure to something not working out or how people perceive you. This way, it is about answering to yourself." - Sara Blakely

"Failure is not an option. Failure is a prerequisite." - David Zinczenko

"Failure in school does not mean failure in Iife." - Stephen J Cannell

"My brain cannot process failure... It WILL not process failure" - Kobe Bryant

"Failure is not fatal but failure to change might be." - John Wooden

"Failure is not fatal, but failure to change might be." - John Wooden

"To keep on trying in spite of disappointment and failure is the only way to keep young and brave. Failures become victories if they make us wise-hearted." - Helen Keller

"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

"Greatest danger is not failure, but be successful and not know why." - James C Collins

"I've spent most of my life trying to think my way to happiness, and my failure to achieve that goal only proves, in my mind, that I am not a good enough thinker. It never occurred to me that the source of my unhappiness is not flawed thinking but thinking itself." - Eric Weiner

"Talk. Talk. Talk... Good lines and no action... said all... not even promising first act... eighth failure and season more than half over... rather be a playwright and fail than a critic compelled to listen to has-beens and would-bes trying to put over bad plays." - Gertrude F. Atherton

"I'm not an artist, and I want to take risks, and when the possibility of failure occurs, it's because the idea is all exciting or interesting as a high wire act, and sometimes you've got to fall off, just by virtue of the fact that you're constantly trying to evolve and do new things." - Peter Morgan

"Now we cannot...discover our failure to keep God's law except by trying our very hardest (and then failing). Unless we really try, whatever we say there will always be at the back of our minds the idea that if we try harder next time we shall succeed in being completely good. Thus, in one sense, the road back to God is a road of moral effort, of trying harder and harder. But in another sense it is not trying that is ever going tobring us home. All this trying leads up to the vital moment at which you turn to God and say, "You must do this. I can't." - C S Lewis

"You forgive yourself for every failure because you are trying to do the right thing. God knows that and you know it. Nobody else may know it." - Maya Angelou

"Often, failure is success trying to be born in a bigger way, and persistence helps you to experience that greater result." - Catherine Ponder

"If the argument is that failure helps you succeed, well, so does success and it's quicker. This suggests at least one reason for trying to succeed." - Norman Geras

"I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed. Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen. I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying." - Michael Jordan

"The unfulfilling job is not the failure; not pursuing your dreams is the real failure. Developing a vision requires conquering your fears and finding motivation from within." - Peter Murphy

"I don't have a fear factor. Well, not much of one. And I'm willing to risk quite a lot - as a comedian, you're always risking a lot. You're risking failure, especially if you're improvising and going on TV shows trying to make comedy out of thin air. That is quite a risky business." - David Walliams

"Failure inspires winners. And failure defeats losers. It is the biggest secret of winners. It's the secret that loser do not know. The greatest secret of winners is that failure inspires winning; thus, they're not afraid of losing." - Robert Kiyosaki

"Failure is not a crime. Failure to learn from failure is." - Walter Wriston

"Failure of your company is not failure in life. Failure in your relationships is." - Evan Williams

"In collaborative cultures, failure and uncertainty are not protected but shared and discussed to gain support." - Andy Hargreaves

"Much of life is about failure, whether we acknowledge it or not, and your destiny is profoundly shaped by how effectively you learn from and adapt to failure." - David Brooks

"Risk and failure is a part of our equation, and if you are seeing too little failure, you are actually probably not taking enough risks." - Peter Barris

"My brain . . . it cannot process failure. It will not process failure. Because if I sit there and have to face myself and tell myself, 'You're a failure' . . . I think that's almost worse than death." - Kobe Bryant

"In my early days, fashion was considered a very high risk industry. The failure rate is very high. Trying to get capital and trying to find people who specialize in that industry is very difficult too." - Joe Mimran

"[Failure is hard initially because] One knows what one has lost, but not what one may find [and learn from that failure]!" - George Sand

"What's happening in Cuba is not a failure of the Cuban people. It's a failure of Fidel Castro and the Communists." - Ronald Reagan

"A proud heart can survive general failure because such a failure does not prick its pride. It is more difficult and more bitter when a man fails alone." - Chinua Achebe

"We do not realise that we are children of eternity. If we did, then success would be no success, and failure would be no failure to us." - Joseph Barber Lightfoot

"Testing leads to failure, and failure leads to understanding" - Burt Rutan

"Learning is about failure and recovery from failure." - Roger Schank

"Testing leads to failure, and failure leads to understanding." - Burt Rutan

"Failure is not having the courage to try, nothing more and nothing less." - Robin S. Sharma

"Meet your failure nobly, and it will not differ from success." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"But success and failure are of no account. They are God's concern, not mine." - Mahatma Gandhi

"No mistake or failure is as bad as to stop and not try again." - John Wanamaker

"Schools don't really allow failure and yet it's part of any endeavour, not just writing." - Roddy Doyle

"Leaders can let you fail and yet not let you be a failure." - Stanley A Mcchrystal

"When failure is not an option, we can forget about creativity, learning, and innovation." - Brene Brown

"Elegance is not a dispensable luxury but a quality that decides between success and failure." - Edsger Dijkstra

"Failure is an integral part of life and that perfection is not of this world." - Arianna Huffington

"Elegance is not a dispensable luxury but a factor that decides between success and failure." - Edsger Dijkstra

"Success and failure are both part of life. Both are not permanent." - Shahrukh Khan

"The success and the failure are not my concern, but His." - Joseph Barber Lightfoot

"Those who succeed and do not push on to greater failure are the spiritual middle-classers." - Eugene O'Neill

"I guess just accepting failure is the thing. I don't really look at it as a failure. I look at them as learning lessons and things you grow from but not really a failure, because that's life." - Daniella Alonso

"There is no such thing as failure. Failure is just life trying to move us in another direction." - Oprah Winfrey

"Moreover, perfectionist standards do not allow for failure. They do not even allow for life, and certainly not death." - Marion Woodman

"Failure is not an American habit." - Franklin D Roosevelt

"Failure is an option, fear is not." - James Cameron

"Failure is an attitude, not an outcome." - Harvey Mackay

"Not taking risks ultimately leads to failure." - Craig Groeschel

"Someone else's success is not your failure." - Jim Parsons

"Failure is a disappointment, but not defeat." - Jeanne Robertson

"He's no failure. He's not dead yet." - William Lloyd George

"It's not information overload. It's filter failure." - Clay Shirky

"It's not information overload. It's filter failure." - Clay Shirky

"Failure is a bruise, not a tattoo." - John Sinclair

"Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker." - Zig Ziglar

"He's no failure. He's not dead yet." - W L George

"Failure? The possibilities do not exist." - Margaret Thatcher

"To lose is not always failure." - Quentin Crisp

"Failure will hurt but not hinder us." - Mike Babcock

"Absence of failure does not constitute success." - Chris Alexander

"We learn from failure, not from success!" - Bram Stoker

"Low aim, not failure, is the crime." - Bruce Lee

"The only failure is not to try." - George Clooney

"Not failure, but low aim is sin." - Benjamin E Mays

"Not failure, but low aim, is crime." - James Russell Lowell

"Pain is not a punishment. And pleasure is not a reward. You could argue that failure is not punishment and Success is not reward. They're just failure and success. You can choose how you respond." - Sarah Lewis

"There is a distinction between failing and being a failure. Few things are learned in life without failing at least once. Did you learn to roller skate without falling a few times? Did you learn to ride a bike without losing your balance? Chances are you didn't. You may have wanted to do those things so intensely that you quickly put unsuccessful attempts behind you and kept trying. Soon you acquired the skill to do the thing you wanted. Even though in the process of learning you may have failed many times, you were not a failure. "Failing" simply became an open door to try again." - John Templeton

"Ctors are always trying to cry and people are actually trying not to cry." - Anthony Head

"ctors are always trying to cry and people are actually trying not to cry." - Anthony Stewart Head

"My dad encouraged us to fail. Growing up, he would ask us what we failed at that week. If we didn't have something, he would be disappointed. It changed my mindset at an early age that failure is not the outcome, failure is not trying. Don't be afraid to fail." - Sara Blakely

"Do not simplify. Do not worry about failure. Failure is a badge of honour. It means you risked failure." - Charlie Kaufman

"In a way, "failure" is just another word for "the journey," for not being there yet but on the way. It's the road we walk on to get wherever it is we're trying to go." - Sara Zarr

"In a way, "failure" is just another word for "the journey," for not being there yet but on the way. It's the road we walk on to get wherever it is we"re trying to go." - Sara Zarr

"Commit yourself to a dream. Nobody who tries to do something great, but fails, is a total failure. Why? Because he can always be assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle; he defeated the battle of not trying." - Robert H Schuller

"The failure-dichotomy principle: failure is good. Failure is not an option. Balance those in your brain." - Donny Deutsch

"The core failure of Team Obama is not a failure to communicate, but a failure to comprehend." - Michelle Malkin

"Those who hope to avoid all failure and misfortune are trying to live in a fairyland; wise people realistically accept failures as a part of life and build philosophies to meet them and make the best of them." - Wilferd Peterson

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

"Every failure is just another step closer to a win. Never stop trying." - Robert M. Hensel



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