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28 Awesome Quotes on Failure

28 Awesome Quotes on Failure

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My favourites:

“Tried anything recently that didn’t quite work out? Congratulations!

Bottom line, there is no innovation without “failure.” If your perception of failure issomething to avoid, you can kiss your efforts to create something wonderful goodbye. Failure comes with the territory.

If the word puts you in a foul mood, try another one — like “experiment,” for example.

1. “Do not fear mistakes. There are none.” — Miles Davis

2. “99 percent of success is built on failure.” — Charles Kettering

5. “Give me the young man who has brains enough to make a fool of himself.” — Robert Louis Stevenson

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

7. “Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.” — Horace

8. “When we can begin to take our failures non-seriously, it means we are ceasing to be afraid of them. It is of immense importance to laugh at ourselves.” — Katherine Mansfield

11. “If your life is free of failures, you’re not taking enough risks.” — H. Jackson Brown

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

18. “Failure doesn’t mean that you’re a failure … it just means you haven’t succeeded yet.” — Robert Schuller

22. “Never give in, never give in, never, never, never never — in nothing, great or small, large or petty — never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.” — Winston Churchill

25. “Fall seven times, stand up eight.” — Japanese Proverb

27. “Stumbling is not falling.” — Portuguese Proverb

28. “The way to succeed is to double your failure rate.” — Thomas Watson, Founder, IBM”

Stephen

 

Posted on: March 31, 2014, 6:48 am Category: Uncategorized

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