Top # 100+ Failure Quotes
Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.
“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”
When we give ourselves permission to fail, we, at the same time, give ourselves permission to excel.
“When I was young, I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. So I did ten times more work.”
“Failure after long perseverance is much grander than never to have a striving good enough to be called a failure.”
“Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out.”
Disappointments are to the soul what thunderstorms are to the air.
The men who try to do something and fail are infinitely better than those who try to do nothing and succeed. ~Lloyd Jones
“Failure is the opportunity to being again more intelligently.” – Henry Ford
“Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising every time we fail.”
Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.
“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.”
Success is most often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.
“Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.”
Remember that failure is an event, not a person.” – Zig Ziglar
“Failure doesn’t mean you are a failure it just means you haven’t succeeded yet.” Robert H. Schuller
There is no impossibility to him who stands prepared to conquer every hazard. The fearful are the failing.
It is a mistake to suppose that people succeed through success; they often succeed through failures.
“Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.”
“Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm. “
I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
“There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.”
“It’s fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.”
“Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failing is another steppingstone to greatness.”
“No man is a failure who is enjoying life.” William Feather
There is no failure except in no longer trying.
Our business in life is not to succeed, but to continue to fail in good spirits.
“Giving up is the only sure way to fail.” – Gena Showalter
“The only time you don’t fail is the last time you try anything – and it works. “
I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
“Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.”
“Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again.”
“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.”
“I don’t know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.”
It is the want of diligence, rather than the want of means, that causes most failures.
Nothing fails like success because we don’t learn from it. We learn only from failure.
“It’s not how far you fall, but how high you bounce that counts.”
“Every failure brings with it the seed of an equivalent success. “
Failure is the key to success; each mistake teaches us something.
Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.
“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.”
“Failure is enriching. It’s also important to accept that you’ll make mistakes—it’s how you build your expertise. The trick is to learn a positive lesson from all of life’s negative moments.”
“My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with failure.”
“Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.”
The only people who never fail are those who never try.
You always pass failure on your way to success. ~Mickey Rooney
“It’s failure that gives you the proper perspective on success.” – Ellen DeGeneres
“No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.”
It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all, in which case you have failed by default.
One who fears failure limits his activities. Failure is only the opportunity to more intelligently begin again.
“Have no fear of perfection – you’ll never reach it.”
“I think you have to try and fail, because failure gets you closer to what you’re good at.
“The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.”
“For every failure, there’s an alternative course of action. You just have to find it. When you come to a roadblock, take a detour.”
Experience teaches slowly, and at the cost of mistakes.
There is much to be said for failure. It is more interesting than success.
“I want to do it because I want to do it. Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail, their failure must be but a challenge to others.”
“The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.”
It’s fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
“Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.”
“I thank God for my failures. Maybe not at the time but after some reflection. I never feel like a failure just because something I tried has failed.”
“Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of a greater or equal benefit.”
“Never let the fear of striking out get in your way.”
Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss.
Failure changes for the better, success for the worse. ~Lucius Annaeus Seneca
“Remember that failure is not the opposite of success, it’s part of success.”
“Success is most often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.”
Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
“Don’t spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door. ”
“I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.”
“It is fine to celebrate success, but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.”
“Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.”
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
There is no failure. Only feedback. ~Robert Allen
“Failure is good as long as it does not become a habit.” Michael Eisner
“Failure is an event not a person.” » Zig Ziglar
If you’re not failing every now and again, it’s a sign you’re not doing anything very innovative.
I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.
“To err is human, to forgive, divine.”
“My father was not a failure. After all, he was the father of a president of the United States.”
“I’ve come to believe that all my past failure and frustrations were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.”
“He knows the water best who has waded through it.”
Our greatest glory consist not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
You can’t have any successes unless you can accept failure. ~George Cukor
“If you’re not prepared to be wrong, you’ll never come up with anything original.” – Ken Robinson
“Once you start a working on something, don’t be afraid of failure and don’t abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.”
Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out.
“Mistakes are the portals of discovery.”
“My fault, my failure, is not in the passions I have, but in my lack of control of them.”
“Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
“Failure is success if we learn from it.” – Malcolm Forbes
“Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.”
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to continually be afraid you will make one.
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently. ~Henry Ford
“The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.”
“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”