Quotation Explorer - 'Failures'

Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the true failure. - George E. Woodberry
The world is a classroom - life is the teacher and the subjects are learned everyday from the successes, failures, changes, twists, turns, surprises and contradictions - some brought about through choices and others pre-ordained by destiny. - Eugenie Laverne Mitchell
Be mindful of those who take credit for your success or blame you for their failures. - Russell Eric Dobda
Our gods, if we choose to believe in them, must be forced to live up to ethics that far surpass our own human standards. If they fall short of the ethical conditions we place upon ourselves, what use are they to us - except to rationalize our own failures? - Stifyn Emrys
We are only failures in life when give up and stop trying.If you fail, get up and try again. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Keep trying; failures increase the probability of success. - Ken Poirot
He who didn't succeed at his own dreams, was too busy listening to another's failures. - Nikki Rowe
The saddest failures in life are those that come from not putting forth the power and will to succeed.
Our failures make us who we are; they build our character, we are defined by what we do with them, and how we respond to adversity. Without failure there is no growth, no striving for better, no adjusting, or dusting yourself off to try again. - J.W. Lord
Accept all of you, the good with the bad, the successes with the failures, the times you shone and the mistakes you made. It will bring into a place of peace. It will help you to move forward with your life. - Eileen Anglin
It is not always easy. Your successes are unheralded -- your failures are trumpeted. I sometimes have that feeling myself."[Speech at CIA Headquarters, November 28, 1961] - John F. Kennedy
If sex is a skill, with its attendant expectations, frustrations, and failures, you are graded on performance; if it is an expression of love and commitment, you are not graded at all. - Ron Brackin
Your dreams give you inspiration.Your goals give you a mission.Your failures give you direction.Your successes give you satisfaction. - Matshona Dhliwayo
I do not judge a person by their mistakes nor their failures. I judge a person by what they have learned. Because it's those failures that they learn from. A person who has never made a mistake nor failed at anything has never learned. By - Bonnie Zackson Koury
If you meet a number of failures the causes of which are not known, look for something that is common for each failure and that is never present when there is a success. - Jon Stuart Mill
Haste in every business brings failures. - Herodotus
The singular reason for calamities, destructions, failures and devastations is seen in ignorance of Gods people. - Sunday Adelaja
Set backs and failures are the major motivations in life.Some are so painful that don't kill maybe that's why they make me strong, immune and a reason to fight with myself. - Himmilicious
Ninety-nine percent of all failures come from people who have a habit of making excuses. - George Washington Carver
I don't know why I started writing. I don't know why anybody does it. Maybe they're bored, or failures at something else. - Cormac McCarthy
Failures do what is tension relieving while winners do what is goal achieving. - Dennis Waitley
Those who envy the success of others are normally ignorant to the sacrifices, failures, and dedication that it took for them to get there. - Noel DeJesus
Ninety-nine percent of all failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses. - George Washington Carver
We alays blame the outer world for our failures, unhappiness and frustration. It is time to realise that it is health, harmony and wealth of our inner world that determine the degree of our success, joy, peace and bliss. - Vishwas Chavan
Failures, repeated failures, are finger posts on the road to achievement. One fails forward towards success. - C.S. Lewis
HAPPY MY FAILURES ARE LESSON FOR OTHERS,BUT THEY DIDN'T KNOW MY TROUBLES,YET I BELIEVE I CAN FLY WITH MY FEATHERS,I HAVE MAGIC TO DO WONDERS. - merlin8thomas
No man has been able to do everything he wants without experiencing failures first. - Dave Shepp
My Greatest Failures has been My Greatest Success~ - Lamont Renzo Bracy
Success can’t make us strong, only our failures, or rather our struggle to remedy them. - Stefan Emunds
I don't divide the world into the weak and the strong, or the successes and the failures. I divide the world into the learners and nonlearners. - Benjamin Barber
You learn more from your mistakes and failures than from any degree of success. Success can only be grasped for a moment before it becomes a distant oasis not to be found again unless you thirst for the knowledge found in the well fed by your mistakes and failures. - Brian Michael Good
Don't let your failures define you.Let them refine you. - Callie Khouri
relations are the failures of life.. - jay kaur
The positioning of the mind is what makes the difference between the failures and the successes. - Jaachynma N.E. Agu
You can measure your worth by your dedication to your path, not by your successes or failures - Elizabeth Gilbert
Failures test our faith. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Failures are experiences that help you learn - Dave Shepp
Great leaders do not shift responsibility even if it means acknowledging their own failures. - Gugu Mona
The world is a classroom - life is the teacher and the subjects are learned everyday from the successes, failures, changes twists, turns, surprises and contradictions - some brought about through choices and others pre-ordained by destiny. - Eugenie Laverne Mitchell
Being an entrepreneur cannot be defined by your successes until it has been built by your failures. - Cody McLain
Three failures denote uncommon strength. A weakling has not enough grit to fail thrice. - Minna Thomas Antrim
...every human being is doomed to die, which is the greatest of all failures. - George Orwell
Besides, what matters, when it comes to self-control, isn't so much willpower as vision-the ability to see the future, so that the long-run consequences of our short-run choices are vividly clear. In that sense, our shortcomings in this arena are really failures of imagination. - Daniel Akst
I treat winning and losing exactly the same. I see them both as necessary steps to get us where we are going. Big failures big lessons little failures little lessons. - Bob Proctor
Don’t stop when you fail. Instead, use your failures to measure your level of success. - Kevin J. Donaldson
Human beings are the only creatures who are allowed to fail. If an ant fails, it's dead. But we're allowed to learn from our mistakes and from our failures. And that's how I learn, by falling flat on my face and picking myself up and starting all over again. - Madeleine L'Engle
Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement. - C.S. Lewis
Look around your competitors and learn from them.Look within for your talents and exploit them.Look back at your failures and learn from them.Look forward to your successes and reach for them. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Understanding that you can’t truly take credit for your successes, nor truly blame others for their failures will humble you and make you more compassionate.Empathy is intuitive, but is also something you can work on, intellectually. - Tim Minchin
Disappointments will come, rejection will come, and failures will come in the midst of the fulfilment of your dream. Don't give up, don't give in, try to push little harder; I know it won't be easy to give that push but keep pushing my friend be persistent and you'll see great results. - Euginia Herlihy
There are no failures. There are only experiences and our reactions to them. - jassi
All my biggest failures began with the smallest compromises. - Jori Sams
To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives. - . - Denis Waitley
The awareness of the ambiguity of one's highest achievements - as well as one's deepest failures - is a definite symptom of maturity. - Paul Tillich
Of course, our failures are a consequence of many factors, but possibly one of the most important is the fact that society operates on the theory that specialization is the key to success, not realizing that specialization precludes comprehensive thinking. - R. Buckminster Fuller
The things that I regret in my life are not errors of judgement but failures of feeling. - Jeanette Winterson
Failures and mistakes are lessons, keep study school doesn't deserv a penny to give what you remember from school is just the worst stuff. - Deyth Banger
Failures are part of life lessons.Keep trying no matter how many times you fail. You will one day succeed. - Lailah Gifty Akita
I always turn to the sports pages first, which record people's accomplishments. The front page has nothing but man's failures.
Many of life's failures are those who didn't know how close they were to success when they gave up. - Thomas A. Edison
Every great improvement has come after repeated failure. Virtually nothing comes out right the first time. Failures, repeated failures, are the posts on the road to achievement. - Charles F. Kettering
I am so often the architect of my own pain and the engineer of my own failures. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Life is all of failures with a limited amount of success - ganeshsaidheeraj
We all have a few failures under our belt. It's what makes us ready for the successes. - Randy K. Milholland
Many people who became successful were once first time global failures. But because they didn't give up on their dreams, failure could not sink them. They triumphed at last! - Israelmore Ayivor
If a book about failures doesn't sell, is it a success? - Jerry Seinfeld
Sometimes I do face failures, but I don't like failures. - Amit Kalantri
Fail hard, fail fast and fail often is the only way to get involved with real innovation in this fast changing world. Instead, most companies are trying to prevent failure at all cost, which makes them very unadaptive and the failures very expensive. - Danny Mekić
Failures are stepping stone of success, but it becomes stepping stone when we accept it with whole heart... - Amit Aarav
When you only know your faults and failures, you allow yourself and others to downgrade your dreams and belittle your wants. - Shannon L. Alder
Everything you have ever done has led up to this very moment. Savor your life, the lessons, the wisdom, the failures, the victories and all the relationships that have made an imprint in your journey. - Karen A. Baquiran
Experience doesn't automatically come with old age. Nothing does - except "Carry bags underneath your eyes". A real experience comes by "Doing it , Learning from failures and again Doing it .... !" - - Satish Kumar Ankala
In our lives, we need some hope to be able to proceed to the next ladder, without it, we're failures. - Auliq Ice
Learn from your failures & go on to the next challenge. It's okay to fail. If you're not failing, you're not growing. - H. Stanley Judd
It is not the success, but it is the failures that make us stronger and more resilient. - Debasish Mridha
I dreamt -- marvellous error! -- that I had a beehive here inside my heart. And the golden bees were making white combs and sweet honey from my old failures. - Antonio Machado
Failures are the stairs we climb to reach success. - Roy Bennett
It is a mistake to suppose that men succeed through success; they much oftener succeed through failures. Precept, study, advice, and example could never have taught them so well as failure has done. - Samuel Smiles
I think silence is one of the failures of people today. When they see an injustice or intolerance, and they stay silent - that's the worst thing. - Anonymous
Life for a child of God isn't about your successes or failures; Christ IS your success. - Jenari Skye
We are all failures - at least the best of us are. - James M. Barrie
Never mind those failures till yesterday. Each new day is a sequel of a wonderful life; gifted with hopes to succeed. - Aniruddha Sastikar
The essence of life is not in the great victories and grand failures, but in the simple joys. - Jonathan Lockwood Huie
You’ll have days of complete lack of faith in your abilities. But you have to keep coming back. That’s when you know you’re a writer when you take the failures and appear at the desk again, over and over again. - Markus Zusak
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. - Thomas A. Edison
START LOVING FAILURES THEN FAILURES WILL START HATING YOU - Rahul
Don’t ever let rejections or failures put you down and keep you from trying. Believe in yourself, have an unwavering desire to excel, put in your best your efforts, persevere and you will blaze your trail. - Roopleen
We are responsible for our own relationships, their successes, their failures, the good times, the bad times. Take responsibility for creating the relationships that you desire. - Sam Owen
It is not the success but the failures that glorify success. - Debasish Mridha
You need to accept your yesterday, so u can be happy on your today, risk and failures will always be there, and so is success. - Candy bustillo
The road to wealth is sown with false starts and failures that should in no way discourage the poor who make good or our neighbors with new found riches. We have to give it our all. - Roberto Bolaño
Do not dwell on past failures or it will ruin your future. - Audrey Phillips
It's interesting, on your second day of existence, to realize that your father is going to blame all the future failures of his life on you. - Josh Lieb
Plato and Aristotle are my teachers. Even Kant is my teacher, but my greatest teacher is my failures. - Debasish Mridha
Failures and mistakes are lessons to be learned from. They are opportunities for growth. - Avis J. Williams
Never let your failures go to your heart or your successes go to your head. - Sōichirō Honda
The ancient commission of the writer has not changed. He is charged with exposing our many grievous faults and failures, with dredging up to the light our dark and dangerous dreams for the purpose of improvement."[Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech] - John Steinbeck
Be courageous enough to learn from failures and bold enough to begin anew. - Debasish Mridha
God uses the flawed, the failures, and the imperfect to accomplish His perfect will. - Elizabeth George
Sportsmanship isn't about criticizing the "ONE" who didn't win on "That ONE"day... it's about appreciating and supporting their hard work amidst failures!!! - Akansh Malik
There's nothing more unattractive than a man who blames predestination for his own failures and a woman who blames men for her own vulnerability...Blame thyself - Sanhita Baruah
Whatever your problems may be, they pale in insignificance in the light of eternity. No matter how great your failures, God's grace is greater still. Lift up your heart and face life head-on. - Prince Akwarandu
Look for the failures in your successes and the successes in your failures. - Bob Sutton
Those who do not appreciate the value of time are celebrity failures. Success is time management. - Moutasem Algharati
Success has made failures of many men.
Victory is not in winning; victory is in defeating failures. - Debasish Mridha
Mistakes and failures are simply stepping stones on your journey to success. - Lorri Faye
Most of our failures in understanding one another have less to do with what is heard than with what is intended and what is inferred. - George Armitage Miller
Failures are very public, and successes are short lived. It's the pleasure of drawing funny pictures that makes up for it. - Bill Watterson
Failures, mistakes, and difficulties are just locations on your journey through life. They have nothing to do with who you are. - Kimberly Giles
May all your failures be failures of love. - Marty Rubin
mYou learn more from your mistakes and failures than from any degree of success. Success can only be grasped for a moment before it becomes a distant oasis not to be found again unless you thirst for the knowledge found in the well fed by your mistakes and failures. - Brian Michael Good
How we feel is not who we are. We might feel like failures, but as long as we are still trying, we are not failures. We are works in progress. - Toni Sorenson
If the truth be known, most successes are built on a multitude of failures.
Turn your frowns into smiles, your tears into laughter, your weaknesses into strengths, your setbacks into opportunities, and your failures into victories. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Too often the spotlight that highlights our successes burns out quickly, while the spotlight that scrutinizes our failures is a long-life bulb. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Only God can take our failures and turn them into victories. - Evinda Lepins
A series of failures may culminate in the best possible result. - Gisela Richter
To reach the pinnacle of success, you have to cross the treacherous valleys of failures and discontent. - Debasish Mridha
Be ready for huge failures to achieve huge success, Be receptive for criticism. It can be constructive too.! - Harsh Malik
Failures Are The Cornerstones Of Success! - Latif Mercado
There is something good in all seeming failures. You are not to see that now. Time will reveal it. Be patient. - Sivananda Saraswati
Successful people use failures to sharpen their intuition by acknowledging mistakes for what they truly are - feedback. - Gordana Biernat
Never mind failures; they are quite natural,they are the beauty of life, these failures.What would be LIFE without them - Swami Vivekananda
Damage control is part of life. It would be better to never make a mistake, but once it's made it's best to handle it with grace and humility. Sometimes that shows others more than our failures ever could. - Rev. Kellen Roggenbuck
Most parents are not really ‘supportive’ because they want their kid(s) to succeed; they ‘support’ their kid(s) as an attempt to avoid appearing to have bred a failure, or, failures in the eyes of their peers and/or neighbours. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
The important thing to recognize is that it takes a team, and the team ought to get credit for the wins and the losses. Successes have many fathers, failures have none.
One should learn by considering one's own failures that are a part of life. - Eraldo Banovac
The Joy of one SUCCESS can overcome the Heartaches of twenty Failures. - Auliq-Ice
Let your past failures prepare you for future victories. - Jim George
A person who doubts himself is like a man who would enlist in the ranks of his enemies and bear arms against himself. He makes his failures certain by himself being the first person to be convinced of it. - Alexandre Dumas
Mankind's greatest achievements have come about by talking and its greatest failures by not talking. It doesn’t have to be like this. - Stephen Hawking
You are not judged by your success, but rather, how you respond to your failures. - T.W. Brown
Truth is only sweet to the ears only after a person is sick of drinking the vinegar of repeated failures. - Orrin Woodward
a hundred failures mean a thousand successes - Ady Mifarizki
We are all of us failures, at least, the best of us are. - James M. Barrie
Failures and fears are the part of the journey we call life. Don't let them stop you or derail you from your chosen path. - Debasish Mridha
Should-haves are the devil’s greatest tool against our personal progress. He shouts in our ears that they are failures, while God calmly whispers they are lessons. - Richelle E. Goodrich
The successes and failures of yesterday are gone, today is a new day. - Noel DeJesus
No one can reach the pinnacle of success without crossing the treacherous valleys of failures. - Debasish Mridha
The only people capable of handling success are those who have learned to handle failures w/o taking their eyes off the prize. - Orrin Woodward
"We regularly attribute our own failures to circumstance and the failures of others to bad character."
Success is simply the wisdom born out of so called failures - Rasheed Ogunlaru
Achieving a goal is important, but what is more important is the distance that you have to travel with its ups and downs, fears and failures. - Debasish Mridha
At 30 a man should know himself like the palm of his hand, know the exact number of his defects and qualities, know how far he can go, foretell his failures - be what he is. And, above all, accept these things. - Albert Camus
I always turn to the sports pages first, which records people's accomplishments. The front page has nothing but man's failures.
You cannot measure a man by his failures. You must know what use he makes of them. What did they mean to him. What did he get out of them. - Orison Swett Marden
Jesus can identify with our weaknesses or failures because He shared in our humanity in the flesh. - E.N. Supen
I find great happiness in my relationships with old friends, living mirrors that reflect histories of laughter and sorrow, triumphs and failures, births and deaths, on both sides. - Diane Von Furstenberg
Failures or successes are not as important as the willingness to risk. - Darryl Webb
Hip Hop Generation captures the collective hopes and nightmares, ambitions and failures of those who would otherwise be described as post-this or post-that. - Jeff Chain in "Can't Stop Won't Stop A History of the Hip-Hop Generation "
When you treat your failures as lessons, you can never fail. - Udai Yadla
YOU CAN LEARN FROM THE FAILURES OF OTHERS AND YOU YOU CAN LEARN SUCCESSES OF OTHERS. - DAVE SANTI
Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again. - Richard Branson
Errors, failures, They are just experiences that will obligate you to evolve. - Roberto Llamas
God through Prophet Hosea is explaining to us reasons for destructions, calamities, failures and devastations among the people of God. That reason is not seen in demonic activities nor is it seen in prevailing economic situations of the land - Sunday Adelaja
In many instances, the failures of my greatest schemes ultimately lead to the fulfillment of my greatest successes. Therefore, God will allow our most cherished dreams to perish so that we might turn and seek out His most cherished plans. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
The two dark faces, In front of red sky, beside the water bodies, under the shadow, upon the way ! makes the world to feel that we are not failures ! we are brothers - DINESH DEVIREDDY
God is not ecstatic about the lack you are experiencing; He is not delightful over your failures, He is not happy about your stagnancy. - Jaachynma N.E. Agu
What you do doesn’t define you. You can’t let your failures, or your success for that matter, dictate how you view yourself. You are loved. - Taylor York
If you don't fear the failure, then failures are the best muscle builder. - Debasish Mridha
Success is not just having all your heart desires, you may be financially capable, but you still reside in the apartment of failures if you don't give out some dough to those roaming the streets. - Michael Bassey Johnson
As good surgical doctor works on a patient in the theater with varied kinds of surgical instruments, so a true leader also needs a clean bag of leadership characters that vary from task to task. One-way leaders are obvious failures! - Israelmore Ayivor
I am not ashamed of my failures. It is only a foot-stones for building my success. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Never remember your failures but remember why you failed. - Ludiah Mong'are
One must be a god to be able to tell successes from failures without making a mistake. - Anton Chekhov
So few are the easy victories as the ultimate failures. - Marcel Proust
Failure is instructive. The person who really thinks learns quite as much from his failures as from his successes. - John Dewey
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