Failure Quotes

Jared Leto #Failure #Inspirational #Motivational #Success

Photo of Jared Leto Try and fail, but never fail to try.
Norman Cousins #Education #Failure

The main failure of education is that it has not prepared people to comprehend matters concerning human destiny.
Harry S. Truman #Dad #Failure

My father was not a failure. After all, he was the father of a president of the United States.
B. C. Forbes #Best #Failure #Success

Photo of B. C. Forbes The man who has done his level best... is a success, even though the world may write him down a failure.
Alfred Adler #Experience #Failure #Success

Photo of Alfred Adler No experience is a cause of success or failure. We do not suffer from the shock of our experiences, so-called trauma - but we make out of them just what suits our purposes.
Robert H. Schuller #Business #Failure

Photo of Robert H. Schuller Failure doesn't mean you are a failure it just means you haven't succeeded yet.
W. Clement Stone #Attitude #Experience #Failure #Learning #Positive #Success

Like success, failure is many things to many people. With Positive Mental Attitude, failure is a learning experience, a rung on the ladder, a plateau at which to get your thoughts in order and prepare to try again.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr. #Best #Failure #Time

If you're doing your best, you won't have any time to worry about failure.
Graham Greene #Death #Failure

Failure too is a form of death.
Umberto Eco #Art #Failure

Photo of Umberto Eco Translation is the art of failure.
Denis Waitley #Change #Failure #Success

Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.
Orison Swett Marden #Best #Failure #Success

Achievement is not always success, while reputed failure often is. It is honest endeavor, persistent effort to do the best possible under any and all circumstances.
James Allen #Failure #Failure

To begin to think with purpose, is to enter the ranks of those strong ones who only recognize failure as one of the pathways to attainment.
Don Johnson #Business #Failure

Photo of Don Johnson People in the business will stay with you through drugs and alcohol and divorces and insanity and everything else, but you have a failure, pal, and they don't want to know nothing about you!
Calvin Coolidge #Alone #Education #Failure

Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not the world is full of educated failures. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Niklas Zennstrom #Experience #Failure

You shouldn't be afraid of failure - when something fails, you think, 'What did I learn from that experience? I can do better next time.' Then kill that project and move on to the next. Don't get disappointed.
George Eliot #Best #Failure

There is only one failure in life possible, and that is not to be true to the best one knows.
Jeff Goodell #Change #Failure

Among all the tests President Obama faced in his first term, his biggest failure was climate change.
Christopher Morley #Anger #Failure #Life

A man who has never made a woman angry is a failure in life.
Colin Powell #Business #Failure #Learning #Success #Work

Photo of Colin Powell There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
Norman Vincent Peale #Attitude #Failure #Success

Photo of Norman Vincent Peale Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure. The way you think about a fact may defeat you before you ever do anything about it. You are overcome by the fact because you think you are.
Debra Winger #Death #Experience #Failure

Photo of Debra Winger I was never afraid of failure after that because, I think, coming that close to death you get kissed. With the years, the actual experience of course fades, but the flavor of it doesn't. I just had a real sense of what choice do I have but to live fully?
Errol Flynn #Death #Failure

Photo of Errol Flynn Any man who has $10,000 left when he dies is a failure.
Jerry Saltz #Beauty #Failure #History

Photo of Jerry Saltz I love Rauschenberg. I love that he created a turning point in visual history, that he redefined the idea of beauty, that he combined painting, sculpture, photography, and everyday life with such gall, and that he was interested in, as he put it, 'the ability to conceive failure as progress.'
Vin Diesel #Dreams #Failure #Home

Photo of Vin Diesel If you're the type of person who has to fulfill your dreams, you've gotta be resourceful to make sure you can do it. I came out to California when I was 21, thinking my New York credentials would take me all the way. I came back home a year later all dejected and a failure.