Failure Quotes Page 3
Failure is one step closer to success because you now know what not to do.
Nathan Ergang, Big Life Change
Words of Encouragement
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
It is difficult to fail when you refuse to acknowledge failure.
Even the most negative situations can be turned
around with high spirits.
Folorunsho Mejabi, Enthusiasm: The Secret of Success
Lack of leadership support remains the number one cause of team failure.
Deborah Mackin; Deborah Harrington-Mackin, The Team-Building Tool Kit
"Over-confidence is bad, but to tolerate premonitions of failure is worse, for a bold man may win attention by his very bearing, while a rabbit-hearted coward invites disaster."
Dale Carnegie, The Art Of Public Speaking
My greatest life lessons have not come from any achievements I have attained but rather from the failures, heartaches, and setbacks that I have experienced.
Dr. Marshall Hennington, Words of Wisdom For My Daughter
Lack of schooling is no valid excuse for failure; neither is an exhaustive
schooling a guarantee of success.
Instead of wallowing in self-pity, why not use your failures as experiences,
as tools even - learn from them, and while you do own them.
They are giving you more than you can imagine - so never, ever keep
your head down over a failure - instead, celebrate the fact that you
have learned to move beyond them!
Michael Andrews, Mindset
Fear of failure can hold anyone back from achieving their true potential.
Whether it is because they are embarrassed by
or family finding out that they had failed in something, or if the failure
would hurt the persons' self-esteem.
Simon Banner, Secrets of Success
What if we accepted that things will go wrong - but that this is simply
part of life's beautiful unfolding and that even
the biggest failures can have within them the seeds of growth and possibility?
Vishen Lakhiani, The Code of the Extraordinary Mind
Don't let failure take away your dreams. Let failure teach you
how to do it differently.
So very many people are not really living; so
many are apathetic and unhappy; so many are failing in life rather
as they should, so many lacking dynamic motivation.
The reason, and it is often a primary reason: they are short, on
Dr. Norman Vincent Peale, Enthusiasm Makes the Difference
"Failure leaves open a door for us to try, and try again."
Robert M. Hensel
"It is no sin to attempt and fail. The only sin is not to make the attempt."
"An inventor fails 999 times, and if he succeeds once,
he's in. He treats his failures simply as practice shots."
Charles F. Kettering
"The greatest failure is the failure to try."
William Arthur Ward
"When I was a young man I observed than nine out of ten things
I did were failures. I didn't want to be a failure, so I did ten times more work "
George Bernard Shaw
"Champions have a winner's spirit even when they fall."
Sandra M. Michelle, Move Your Mountains!
"Failures serve as a great motivator for you to do better next time."
Ryan Cooper, Stop Being Lazy
"Fail is a verb, it will only be a noun when you stop,
and therefore it becomes failure."
K. Collins, Quit Talking, Start Doing!
"Failure isn't the end of the world; it just means that success has been delayed."
Elijah Conner, Confidence For You, Yourself And I
"If you study any consistently successful person you will find out that
they have failed more than most people could imagine. These successful
people do not look at failure as the end but only a step closer to their goal."
Milton Stewart, Parental Guidance
"Sometimes in our daily life, we get caught up in all the wrong things
in the natural state. A little accident at work here, a failure there.
But if we focus on the failure and mishap instead of the opportunity
to learn, was it worth it to worry?"
Alex Bricker, Insight
"To me, real failure is when you don't take action. If you don't say anything,
you don't move. It's like you don't exist and you don't live your life."
Marta Tuchowska, Motivation
"The truth is, despite your mistakes, your failures, your shortcomings
… none of them define you … at all. They never have. They never will."
Joshua Tongol, The Secret to Awesomeness
"Failure, when pursuing a big goal or dream only means that you have
not given up. It is often looked at as a scary word. No one wants to fail.
But in order to succeed you must first make mistakes."
Brian Cagneey, Leadership:The 7 Laws Of Leadership
"Not all people become successful because not everyone is willing to
make sacrifices, brainstorm for good ideas, and keep trying until
they overcome failure."
Jason Williams, Motivation
"Our failures and traumas can change us, that's true. They also provide
us with opportunities to utilize the parts of ourselves that can spring into
action when we need to protect ourselves."
Lisa Broesch-Weeks, Practical Bliss
"Truth is, adversity is just a tool to help you. That's right, failure is helping
you. It helps you for many reasons."
Andrew Wright, Self Help
"I do not offer myself as a fine example of what it mean to be a
Christian, but rather as one who obeyed God in the midst of
failure and found out that he could still make something of me."
Alexander Powys, God Will Use It For Good!
"If every one of us decides to quit after every failure
we encounter, then there won't be success stories to read, no milestones
to celebrate and no advancements to make life easier."
Noel Rosos, From Garbage to Gold
"Do you let your fear (of judgment, of failure and anything else) stop
you from doing things you'd want to do wise?"
Justin Chua, 7 Baby Lessons For GIANT Breakthroughs in Love, Life and Entrepreneurship
"Larry Bird and Sir Richard Branson believed in their ability to achieve
their dreams, neither succumbed to doubt or fear of failure, and
both persevered until their dreams became their reality."
Sullins Stuart, Imagine Believe Become
"Everybody has encountered failure in the past, and you are no different.
What is different is your ability to not let past failures stand in your
way of a fulfilling future."
Ilya Alexi, Mind Over Money: How to Program Your Mind For Wealth
"Ultimately, all education, all learning leads to these seminal moments
of decision-making where the decisions are all ours, and our
success or failure falls squarely on our shoulders."
Michael Lombardi, The 5 AM Club