Quotes and Sayings about Quotes and Sayings about Failure

Educational institutes can no longer be prizes in church politics or furnish berths for failure in other walks of life.

E. Franklin Frazier

There's tons of creative people in television that have one failure after another, and they just step up higher. I could never get over that. When I had a failure, there was no such thing as just getting over it.

Chuck Barris

Spend enough time around success and failure, and you learn a reverence for possibility.

Dale Dauten

Sometimes a noble failure serves the world as faithfully as a distinguished success.

Edward Dowden

Ken Lay has, does and will continue to accept responsibility for the fall of Enron. He was the man at the controls. But failure is not a crime.

Michael Ramsey

Success and failure are greatly overrated. But failure gives you a whole lot more to talk about.

Hildegard Knef

Don't take too much comfort in the fact that you're successful today because tomorrow could bring failure. There's no surety in life.

Michael Savage

It really is impossible not to like him. His success was his failure.

Arthur C. Danto

Persistent people begin their success where others end in failure.

Edward Eggleston

Failure is not fatal victory is not success.

Tony Richardson

There's only one thing that can guarantee our failure, and that's if we quit.

Craig Breedlove

The Soviet Union did not achieve victory over the West, so was my information inadequate to help them to victory, or did it play no particular role in their failure to achieve victory?

Aldrich Ames

Failure and its accompanying misery is for the artist his most vital source of creative energy.

Montgomery Clift

I had to succeed. Failure means I would have to be homeless again.

Elie Tahari

I knew that there were several, among African-American leaders, who had been put out by me because of my failure or reluctance to endorse Sen. Kerry.

Rodney Alexander

I simply don't believe in failure. In itself, it doesn't exist. We create it. We make ourselves fail.

Alice Foote MacDougall

At the root of many a woman's failure to become a great cook lies her failure to develop a workmanlike regard for knives.

Robert Farrar Capon

I think our failure in the production of good town churches of distinctive character must have struck you often, as it has me, when contrasted with our comparative success in country churches.

George Edmund Street

And obviously, with hindsight now, now knowing what went on in the company, it would have been absolutely appropriate back then for us to have the chief executive of the company, most senior person in the United Kingdom, come and answer for the policy they were pursuing. And we ducked that, and frankly that's a failure of Parliament.

Tom A. Watson

Sometimes you learn more from failure than you do from success, and in some ways it's better to have failure at the beginning of your career, or your life.

Michael Crawford

Divorce is never a pleasant experience. You look upon it as a failure. But I learned to be a different person once we broke up. Sometimes you learn more from failure than you do from success.

Michael Crawford

Testing leads to failure, and failure leads to understanding.

Burt Rutan

We are equally glad and surprised at Winston's return to office. It shows that he was built for success that he should have declined to withdraw and sulk over a superficial failure.

Shane Leslie

The road to success and the road to failure are almost exactly the same.

Colin R. Davis

After that he turned to the question of invading England. Hitler said that during the previous year he could not afford to risk a possible failure apart from that, he had not wished to provoke the British, as he hoped to arrange peace talks.

Kurt Student