Failure Quotes

Malcolm Forbes
“Failure is success if we learn from it” – Malcolm Forbes.

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”  Thomas A. Edison

“Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.”  Winston Churchill

“When we give ourselves permission to fail, we, at the same time, give ourselves permission to excel.” ― Eloise Ristad

“Failures, repeated failures, are finger posts on the road to achievement. One fails forward toward success.” ― C. S. Lewis

“Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” ― Henry Ford

“Failure makes you humble. ” ― Shah Rukh Khan

“A man who has never made a woman angry is a failure in life.” ― Christopher Morley

“Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again.” ― Richard Branson

“Success is not the absence of failure; it’s the persistence through failure.” ― Aisha Tyler

“I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.” ― Michael Jordan

“The difference between average people and achieving people is their perception of and response to failure.” ― John C. Maxwell

“Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.” ― Charlie Chaplin

“Tragedy in life normally comes with betrayal and compromise, and trading on your integrity and not having dignity in life. That’s really where failure comes.” ― Tom Cochrane

“Age wrinkles the body. Quitting wrinkles the soul.” ― Douglas MacArthur

“Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.”  Robert F. Kennedy

“You have to be able to accept failure to get better.”  Lebron James

“It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all, in which case you have failed by default.”  J. K. Rowling

“An essential aspect of creativity is not being afraid to fail.” ― Edwin Land

“Failure is success if we learn from it.” ― Malcolm Forbes

“The guns and the bombs, the rockets and the warships, are all symbols of human failure.” ― Lyndon B. Johnson

“I can’t give you a sure-fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everybody all the time.” ― Herbert Bayard Swope

“Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald

“Don’t spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door. ” ― Coco Chanel

“You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.” ― Maya Angelou

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

“Do not fear failure but rather fear not trying.” ― Roy T. Bennett

“The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.” ― Buddha

“Do not brood over your past mistakes and failures as this will only fill your mind with grief, regret and depression. Do not repeat them in the future.” ― Swami Sivananda


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