back a little to leap further.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried
of the failures in life come from pulling one's horse
when he is leaping.
failed my way to success.
Don't obsess about the failures. Instead, investigate and close the successes.
Chip Heath and Dan Heath, Switch: How to Change Things When Change is Hard
doubts are traitors, and make us lose the good we oft
might win, by fearing to attempt.
Without failure we can learn nothing, and yet we have learned to treasure success as the only acceptable standard.
Wayne W. Dwyer, Your Erroneous Zones
failure may hold in its rough shell the germs of a success
that will blossom in time, and bear fruit throughout
Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
failure brings with it the seed of an equivalent success.
is blindness to the strategic element in events; success
is readiness for instant action when the opportune moment
Newell D. Hillis
fail, and they alone, who have not striven.
Thomas Bailey Aldrich
learn wisdom from failure much more than success. We
often discover what we will do, by finding out what
we will not do.
was never afraid of failure, for I would sooner fail
than not be among the best.
are the portals of discovery.
that is down needs fear no fall.
people...focus on the rewards of success: learning from
their mistakes and thinking about how they can improve
themselves and their situations.
John Maxwell, Your Road Map for Success
let the fear of striking out get in your way.
George Herman "Babe" Ruth
who fears failure limits his activities.
Failure is only the opportunity to more
intelligently begin again.
is the foundation of success; success is the lurking
place of failure.
those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
John F. Kennedy
is just another way to learn how to do something right.
Marian Wright Edelman
greatest mistake you can make in life is to continually
be afraid you will make one.
is a trickster with a keen sense of irony and cunning.
It takes great delight in tripping one when success
is almost within reach.
greatest glory consist not in never falling, but in
rising every time we fall.
would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
Vincent van Gogh
times have a scientific value. These are occasions a
good learner would not miss.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
greatest men sometimes overshoot themselves, but then
their very mistakes are so many lessons of instruction.
man of character finds a special attractiveness in difficulty,
since it is only by coming to grips with difficulty
that he can realize his potentialities.
Charles de Gaulle
teaches slowly, and at the cost of mistakes.
James A. Froude
only people who never fail are those who never try.
is the want of diligence, rather than the want of means,
that causes most failures.
man's life is interesting primarily when he has failed--I
For it's a sign that he tried to surpass himself.
who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.
is no failure except in no longer trying.
is no impossibility to him who stands prepared to conquer
The fearful are the failing.
Sarah J. Hale
are to the soul what thunderstorms are to the air.
Johann C. F. von Schiller
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