Failure is evidence of an attempt.
Failure lies not in a lack of success but in failing to try.
Failure is giving up, not falling.
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.
Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Remember that failure is an event, not a person.
Failure is not the absence of error, but of effort.
I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.
People in their handlings of affairs often fail when they are about to succeed. If one remains as careful at the end as he was at the beginning, there will be no failure.
In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.
Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Failure is not fatal, but failure to change might be.
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
It’s fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
Restlessness is discontent and discontent is the first necessity of progress. Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.
Show me someone content with mediocrity and I’ll show you someone destined for failure.
No man is ever whipped, until he quits in his own mind.
The probability that we may fail in struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just.
In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don’t fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.
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