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Failure

Consider yourself not with what you tried and failed in,
but what is still possible for you to do.
(Pope John XXIII, 261st pope of the Catholic Church, 1881-1963)
 
Let's honour our mistakes by allowing them to teach us.  Let's consider our failings to be gifts, and share them humbly with others.
(Molly Gordon, American motivational coach)
 
Indecision and delays are the parents of failure.
(George Canning, English politician, 1770-1827)
 
Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.
(Og Mandino, American motivational writer and lecturer, 1923-1996)
 
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried something new.
(Albert Einstein, Nobel Prize winning physicist, 1879-1955)
 
The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.
(Michelangelo, Italian poet, painter, sculptor and architect, 1475-1564)
 
Believing in your self, is an endless destination.  Believing you have failed, is the end of your journey.
(Sarah Meredith, American mezzo-soprano)
 
Don't dwell on what went wrong.  Instead, focus on what to do next.
Spend your energies on moving forward towards finding the answer.
(Dennis Waitley, American motivational writer)
 
Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them.
You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
(Norman Vincent Peale, American author, 1898-1993)
 
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
(Robert Francis Kennedy, USA senator and attorney general, 1925-1968)
 
The greatest of faults, I should say, is to be conscious of none.
(Thomas Carlyle, Scottish philosopher, 1795-1881)
 
The men who try to do something and fail are infinitely better than those who try to do noting and succeed.
(Martin LLoyd-Jones, Welsh theologian, 1899-1981)
 
The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just.
(Abraham Lincoln, 16th president of the USA, 1809-1865)
 
There is no failure except in no longer trying.  There is no defeat except from within,
no insurmountable barrier except our own inherent weakness of purpose.
(Elbert Hubbard, American editor and writer, 1856-1915)
 
The guns and bombs, the rockets and the warships, all are symbols of human failure.
(Lyndon B. Johnson, 36th president of the USA, 1908-1973)
 
Use the losses and failures of the past as a reason for action, not inaction.
(Charles J. Givens, American author, born 1941)
 
There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.
(Paul Coelho, Brazilian writer, born 1947)