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

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

"Failure is never fatal. But failure to change can and might be." - John Wooden

"Neither failure nor success has the power to change your inner state of Being." - Eckhart Tolle

"Nothing so undermines organizational change as the failure to think through the losses people face." - William Bridges

"Persistence can change failure into extraordinary achievement." - Matt Biondi

"Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success." - Denis Waitley

"There will be a change in worldview from materialism and failure to conscious evolution. And everyone's potential to participate!" - Barbara Marx Hubbard

"Fear of failure leads to failure." - Paulo Coelho

"If you help one person in the room, you're an abject failure. You have to change something." - Simon Sinek

"If you want a recipe for relationship failure, just wait for the other person to change first." - Harriet Lerner

"Failure doesn't exist. It's only a change of direction." - Alejandro Jodorowsky

"We will respond to the threat of climate change, knowing that the failure to do so would betray our children and future generations" - Barack Obama

"If you're passionate, be passionate enough to fail. Fail small, accept responsibility, repeat. The people who make change are the survivors of serial failure." - Seth Godin

"No leader can create sustainable, significant change without a reservoir of good will. Without that, you always tend to compromise with failure." - Warren G. Bennis

"Sometimes what we deem a failure at the time it happens actually serves to foster a change within us that creates an even greater success down the road." - Marianne Williamson

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

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

"Predictability can lead to failure." - T Boone Pickens

"The only true failure is failure to try." - Wes Fesler

"The greatest failure is the failure to try." - William Arthur Ward

"The only true failure lies in failure to start." - Harold Blake Walker

"There is no failure except failure to serve one's purpose." - Henry Ford

"The only real failure is the failure to try." - Judi Dench

"Our biggest failure is our failure to see patterns." - Marilyn Ferguson

"Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm." - Winston Churchill

"When we think of failure; failure will be ours. If we remain undecided nothing will ever change. All we need to do is want to achieve something great and then simply to do it. Never think of failure, for what we think, will come about." - Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

"What matters is this: Being fearless of failure arms you to break the rules. In doing so, you may change the culture and just possibly, for a moment, change life itself." - Malcolm Mclaren

"There is only one kind of failure I cannot tolerate: the failure to risk failure." - Richard Marcinko

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

"A failure remains a failure only if we refuse to learn from it. Any situation that teaches us greater humility, sobriety, wisdom about self and others, responsibility, forgiveness, depth of reflection, and better decision making - eaching us what's truly important-is not an ultimate failure. Sometimes what we deem a failure at the time it happens actually serves to foster a change within us that creates an even greater success down the road." - Marianne Williamson

"A failure remains a failure only if we refuse to learn from it. Any situation that teaches us greater humility, sobriety, wisdom about self and others, responsibility, forgiveness, depth of reflection, and better decision making - eaching us what's truly important-is not an ultimate failure. Sometimes what we deem a failure at the time it happens actually serves to foster a change within us that creates an even greater success down the road." - Marianne Williamson

"A failure remains a failure only if we refuse to learn from it. Any situation that teaches us greater humility, sobriety, wisdom about self and others, responsibility, forgiveness, depth of reflection, and better decision making - eaching us what's truly important-is not an ultimate failure. Sometimes what we deem a failure at the time it happens actually serves to foster a change within us that creates an even greater success down the road." - Marianne Williamson

"A failure remains a failure only if we refuse to learn from it. Any situation that teaches us greater humility, sobriety, wisdom about self and others, responsibility, forgiveness, depth of reflection, and better decision making - eaching us what's truly important-is not an ultimate failure. Sometimes what we deem a failure at the time it happens actually serves to foster a change within us that creates an even greater success down the road." - Marianne Williamson

"To think of failure is to fail." - Arthur Saxon

"Failure to prepare is preparing to fail." - Mike Murdock

"Dwelling in failure won't change anything nor will it create a good outcome." - Yunho

"Climate change represents the greatest and widest-ranging market failure ever seen" - Nicholas Stern

"Incremental change is better than ambitious failure. . . .Success feeds on itself." - Tal Ben-Shahar

"Obamacare is a failure but you're going to need 60 votes to change preexisting conditions - other things to make the system work and that's the problem of repealing and replacing, is you can't do it because it's a broken system." - Rick Santorum

"At the end of the day, nobody can tell you how to tackle failure or how to handle change. The world is very good at encouraging you to go along with the status quo and at basking in your successes." - Viola Davis

"People who are optimistic see a failure as due to something that can be changed so that they can succeed next time around, while pessimists take the blame for the failure, ascribing it to some characteristic they are helpless to change." - Daniel Goleman

"I can afford to take a risk in my life. Only the insecure cannot afford to risk failure. The secure can be honest about themselves. They can admit failure. They are able to seek help and try again. They can change" - John C Maxwell

"Failure to die is always appreciated." - Mira Grant

"Failure is a stepping stone to success." - Arianna Huffington

"Failure is... the highway to success." - Og Mandino

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

"The key to success is failure" - Michael Jordan

"...all cynicism masks a failure to cope." - John Fowles

"Failure to love is almost like murder." - Boris Pasternak

"Trying is the first step to failure" - Homer

"Formula for failure: Try to please everybody." - Herbert Bayard Swope

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

"Failure is a stepping-stone to greatness." - Oprah Winfrey

"You've got to admit failure sometimes." - Nick Nolte

"Failure is a word unknown to me." - Muhammad Ali Jinnah

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

"Never permit failure to become a habit." - William Frederick Book

"Poverty leads to hardship and failure." - Irwin Redlener

"Failure has gone to his head." - Wilson Mizner

"Failure? Scared to death of it." - Ryan Seacrest

"Every failure is a step to success." - William Whewell

"People never confess to failure. They should." - Mo Ibrahim

"I have a congenital aversion to failure." - Abraham Lincoln

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

"If you want to change your life, begin by changing your words. Start speaking the words of your dreams, of who you want to become, not the words of fear or failure." - Robert Kiyosaki

"Eighty-five percent of the reasons for failure are deficiencies in the systems and process rather than the employee. The role of management is to change the process rather than badgering individuals to do better." - W Edwards Deming

"To to change misery, disease and failure into joy, health, success and prosperity, I must think, speak and act, in ways which are the exact reverse of how most people think, speak and act." - James Arthur Ray

"Liberalism teaches those who have fallen behind in the economic scramble to blame others for their failure. This attitude stimulates juices of resentment and deprives its holders of the power to change their condition." - David Horowitz

"Don't become a slave to success or failure, family, friends, possessions. If these things come to you in life, enjoy them, but fix your consciousness on that which does not change." - Frederick Lenz

"Right now, huge numbers of people cannot obtain even drinking water, and the situation is likely to become worse with predicted climate change and failure to take the actions that are necessary." - Noam Chomsky

"In truth, it's usually failure, disappointment, and frustration that motivate people to reexamine that which they've taken for granted. It's rare to find big change without significant bad news. ... In that sense, the pain of failure creates the largest opportunities for progress." - Judith M Bardwick

"In the business world today, failure is apparently not an option. We need to change this attitude toward failure - and celebrate the idea that only by falling on our collective business faces do we learn enough to succeed down the road." - Naveen Jain

"If grace is so wonderful, why do we have such difficulty recognizing and accepting it? Maybe it's because grace is not gentle or made-to-order. It often comes disguised as loss, or failure, or unwelcome change." - Kathleen Norris

"I don't believe in failure, because simply by saying you've failed, you've admitted you attempted. And anyone who attempts is not a failure. Those who truly fail in my eyes are the ones who never try at all. The ones who sit on the couch and whine and moan and wait for the world to change for them." - Sarah Dessen

"To condemn someone to death is to surrender; it proves that you failed. You are not able to change him, to change her; you have to kill him or her. You surrender. ... You only demonstrate your lack of capacity, your helplessness. This is failure." - Nhat Hanh

"Courage is the ability to go from failure to failure with enthusiasm." - Winston Churchill

"Failure to grasp centrifugal meaning is incomplete reading; failure to grasp centripetal meaning is incompetent reading." - Northrop Frye

"My faith has helped me to adjust to life whether I was a small farm boy, a submarine officer, governor, president or an ex-president. I've tried to remember the teaching that we have to accommodate change we can't control in our lives, whether it's disappointment, sorrow, loss or failure, while simultaneously clinging to principles that never change." - Jimmy Carter

"When I look at efforts to create change in big companies over the past 10 years, I have to say that there's enough evidence of success to say that change is possible - and enough evidence of failure to say that it isn't likely. Both of those lessons are important." - Peter Senge

"Make a decision! Failure to act is often the biggest failure of all." - John Wooden

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

"Failure is Central to engineering. Every single calculation that an engineer makes is a failure calculation." - Henry Petroski

"The greatest failure of all is the failure to act when action is needed" - John Wooden

"Failure is not to be feared. It is from failure that most growth comes." - Dee Hock

"Failure does not shape you; the way you respond to failure shapes you." - John Ortberg

"The key to success is failure... Success is made of 99 percent failure." - James Dyson

"You have to honor failure, because failure is just the negative space around success." - Richard R. Nelson

"The only real failure in life is the failure to try." - Sven-Goran Eriksson

"Failure is not fatal. Only failure to get back up is." - John C Maxwell

"The only failure one man should fear, is the failure to do his best." - Daniel D Palmer

"All failure is failure to adapt, all success is successful adaptation." - Max Mckeown

"The failure of modern evangelicalism is the failure to understand the holiness of God." - R C Sproul

"There is but one failure in life and that is the failure to try." - Robin S. Sharma

"To be developed as a leader, failure must be allowed. Failure only helps us improve." - Bill Hybels

"The greatest failure in life is the failure to participate in life." - Adam Khoo

"The most serious failure of leadership is the failure to foresee" - Robert K Greenleaf

"It's incredibly important to note that when you don't allow failure, you get more failure." - Seth Klarman

"The only real failure is the failure to grow from what we go through" - Marianne Williamson

"Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm." - Winston Churchill

"The failure of the past philosophers is largely the failure to see the self-evident." - Kedar Joshi

"The failure of political leaders to help uplift the poor will be judged a moral failure." - Jim Wallis

"But no matter how big the effort to push a propaganda line might be, climate change is bigger. This, undoubtedly and regrettably, is the biggest immediate long-term environmental challenge we face. A failure to concretely come to some policy outcome on climate change has not only a negative environmental impact but also social and economic consequences for us." - Peter Garrett

"Your circumstances will only change when you begin to question them. Change begins with a question. Revolutions start with a question. Revolutionize your life.. Do not conform to the emptiness, the sadness, breakdown, failure, weakness...instead REVOLUTIONIZE your life & CONQUER your circumstances." - Mirtha Michelle

"Change life! Change Society! These ideas lose completely their meaning without producing an appropriate space. A lesson to be learned from soviet constructivists from the 1920s and 30s, and of their failure, is that new social relations demand a new space, and vice-versa." - Henri Lefebvre

"Among all the tests President Obama faced in his first term, his biggest failure was climate change." - Jeff Goodell

"When preaching is done right, it can change lives. When it's done badly, my failure goes beyond the merely human." - John Ortberg

"I think it's great to change - change country, change anything." - Thomas Bidegain

"To change everything, simply change your attitude." - Eric Hoffer

"For things to change, we must change." - Henry David Thoreau

"All appears to change when we change." - Henri Frederic Amiel

"Change before you're forced to change." - Roger Goodell

"We must change to master change." - Lyndon B Johnson

"To punish failure is yet another way to encourage mediocrity." - Michael Eisner

"The power to command frequently causes failure to think." - Barbara Tuchman

"To put failure behind you, face up to it." - J B Priestley

"The way to succeed is to double your failure rate." - Thomas J Watson

"Failure is awesome. Failure means you tried something, you tested it, and you learned some things. Failure gives you the tools to move forward." - Leah Busque

"Don't permit fear of failure to prevent effort. We are all imperfect and will fail on occasions, but fear of failure is the greatest failure of all." - John Wooden

"Success and failure are both difficult to endure. Along with success come drugs, divorce, fornication, bullying, travel, meditation, medication, depression, neurosis and suicide. With failure comes failure." - Joseph Heller

"Tendencies tend to change." - Carlos Gershenson

"Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious." - Napoleon Hill

"We all struggle with our failure to communicate and our failure to reach beyond fear to love people." - Mira Sorvino

"The greatest barrier to success is the fear of failure." - Sven-Goran Eriksson

"....it is better to succeed with success than failure." - George W Bush

"Remember, the greatest failure is not to try." - Debbi Fields

"success is often harder to take than failure ..." - Kathleen Winsor

"Failure is never a reason not to try again." - Martha Albrand

"Don't permit fear of failure to prevent effort." - John Wooden

"'Fault' means failure to meet a standard. Whose? Mine." - Hugh Prather

"Failure is, in a sense, the highway to success..." - John Keats

"Sometimes it takes failure to figure out who you aren't." - Anne Lamott

"Wine gave a sort of gallantry to their own failure." - F Scott Fitzgerald

"Success is sweetest to one who has known failure." - B C Forbes

"My teachers used to call me a failure" - Tony Blair

"Failure is a signpost to turn you in another direction." - Oprah Winfrey

"What we've got here is a failure to communicate." - Donn Pearce

"Failure was a key element to my life's journey." - Paul Tudor Jones

"Want to increase innovation? Lower the cost of failure." - Joichi Ito

"Women punish themselves for the failure to conform." - Sandra Bartky

"Optimism is a perfectly legitimate response to failure." - Stephen King

"You can't succeed unless you're willing to risk failure" - Raymond E Feist

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

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

"You're never a failure until you fail to get up." - Evel Knievel

"Her failure was a useful preliminary to success." - Edith Wharton

"If you want to succeed, double your failure rate." - Thomas Watson Jr

"Our fall is always first a failure to give thanks." - Ann Voskamp

"In computing, the mean time to failure keeps getting shorter." - Alan Perlis

"Failure can get to be a rather comfortable old friend." - Mignon Mclaughlin



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