Quotations that match 'failure'.

The most tragic paradox of our time is to be found in the failure of nation-states to recognize the imperatives of internationalism. Earl Warren Patriotism
[ Failure Found Imperatives Internationalism Most Our Paradox Recognize Time Tragic]
None of us is guaranteed against failure or corruption of any kind; witness what's going on in the world in this moment, the follies of human nature and the failures of human nature. Morris West
[ Against Any Corruption Failure Failures Follies Going Guaranteed Human Kind Moment Nature None Us Witness World]
Working mothers are just as likely to want to conform to a standard of perfection and just as likely to suffer from their failure to meet it as their stay-at-home counterparts. Melinda M. Marshall
[ Conform Counterparts Failure Just Likely Meet Mothers Perfection Standard Stay-At-Home Suffer Their Want Working]
One of the biggest problems with the modern feminist movement is its failure to bring men along with us. Tammy Bruce
[ Along Biggest Bring Failure Feminist Men Modern Movement Problems Us]
I think that the failures of Enron and WorldCom and other companies are partially failures of investors to recognize companies that are selling for a thousand times nothing, but chances are they may be worth only that. Arthur Levitt
[ Chances Companies Enron Failures Investors May Nothing Only Other Partially Recognize Selling Think Thousand Times Worldcom Worth]
Humanitarian missions are little different from any other public enterprise, diplomacy included, which is susceptible of misinterpretation by the public, hence ultimately of failure. Alvin Adams
[ Any Different Diplomacy Enterprise Failure Hence Humanitarian Included Little Missions Other Public Susceptible Ultimately Which]
Well, I think it's too early to call Fallujah a failure. Charles Schumer
[ Call Early Failure Think Too Well]
My failures have been errors in judgment, not of intent. Ulysses S. Grant
[ Been Errors Failures Intent Judgment]
It is often the failure who is the pioneer in new lands, new undertakings, and new forms of expression. Eric Hoffer
[ Expression Failure Forms Lands New Often Pioneer Undertakings]
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. Thomas A. Edison
[ Close Did Failures Gave How Life Many Realize Success Up Were]
My life has been nothing but a failure. Claude Monet
[ Been Failure Life Nothing]
In high school, in sport, I had a coach who told me I was much better than I thought I was, and would make me do more in a positive sense. He was the first person who taught me not to be afraid of failure. Mike Krzyzewski
[ Afraid Better Coach Failure First Had High Make More Much Person Positive School Sense Sport Taught Than Thought Told Would]
Nixon's grand mistake was his failure to understand that Americans are forgiving, and if he had admitted error early and apologized to the country, he would have escaped. Bob Woodward
[ Admitted Americans Apologized Country Early Error Escaped Failure Forgiving Grand Had His Mistake Nixon Understand Would]
Religion, oh, just another of those numerous failures resulting from an attempt to popularize art. Ezra Pound
[ Another Art Attempt Failures Just Numerous Oh Religion Resulting Those]
About the only problem with success is that it does not teach you how to deal with failure. Tommy Lasorda
[ Deal Does Failure How Only Problem Success Teach]
Entrepreneurs are risk takers, willing to roll the dice with their money or reputation on the line in support of an idea or enterprise. They willingly assume responsibility for the success or failure of a venture and are answerable for all its facets. Victor Kiam
[ Answerable Assume Dice Enterprise Entrepreneurs Facets Failure Idea Line Money Reputation Responsibility Risk Roll Success Support Takers Their Venture Willing Willingly]
A minute's success pays the failure of years. Robert Browning
[ Failure Minute Pays Success Years]
Belief in the supernatural reflects a failure of the imagination. Edward Abbey
[ Belief Failure Imagination Reflects Supernatural]
The reason was the failure of both Japan and China to understand each other and the inability of America and the European powers to sympathize, without prejudice, with the peoples of East Asia. Hideki Tojo
[ America Asia Both China Each East European Failure Inability Japan Other Peoples Powers Prejudice Reason Sympathize Understand Without]
The most important of my discoveries have been suggested to me by my failures. Humphry Davy
[ Been Discoveries Failures Important Most Suggested]
Laziness is a secret ingredient that goes into failure. But it's only kept a secret from the person who fails. Robert Half
[ Fails Failure Goes Ingredient Into Kept Laziness Only Person Secret]
And I went to New York and died; for 10 years I walked those pavements. I can't think of New York without feeling uncomfortable and feeling like a failure. Harvey Korman
[ Died Failure Feeling New Pavements Think Those Uncomfortable Walked Went Without Years York]
A ratio of failures is built into the process of writing. The wastebasket has evolved for a reason. Margaret Atwood
[ Built Evolved Failures Into Process Ratio Reason Wastebasket Writing]
Well first of all it's a business and it's a tough business, and you have to have the strength to survive all the set backs all the failures that make this a mean business, that's getting meaner and meaner every year in my opinion. Robert Redford
[ Backs Business Every Failures First Getting Make Mean Meaner Opinion Set Strength Survive Tough Well Year]
Failure is only postponed success as long as courage 'coaches' ambition. The habit of persistence is the habit of victory. Herbert Kaufman
[ Ambition Coaches Courage Failure Habit Long Only Persistence Postponed Success Victory]
One of the common failings among honorable people is a failure to appreciate how thoroughly dishonorable some other people can be, and how dangerous it is to trust them. Thomas Sowell
[ Among Appreciate Common Dangerous Dishonorable Failings Failure Honorable How Other Some Them Thoroughly Trust]
Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor. Truman Capote
[ Failure Flavor Gives Success]
If those committed to the quest fail, they will be forgiven. When lost, they will find another way. The moral imperative of humanism is the endeavor alone, whether successful or not, provided the effort is honorable and failure memorable. E. O. Wilson
[ Alone Another Committed Effort Endeavor Fail Failure Find Forgiven Honorable Humanism Imperative Lost Memorable Moral Provided Quest Successful Those Way Whether Will]
The road to success and the road to failure are almost exactly the same. Colin R. Davis
[ Almost Exactly Failure Road Same Success]
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 failure certain by himself being the first person to be convinced of it. Alexandre Dumas
[ Against Arms Bear Being Certain Convinced Doubts Enemies Enlist Failure First Himself His Makes Man Person Ranks Would]
It is on our failures that we base a new and different and better success. Havelock Ellis
[ Base Better Different Failures New Our Success]
Supposing you have tried and failed again and again. You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call "failure" is not the falling down, but the staying down. Mary Pickford
[ Again Any Call Choose Down Failed Failure Falling Fresh May Moment Start Staying Supposing Thing Tried]
Failure is good. It's fertilizer. Everything I've learned about coaching, I've learned from making mistakes. Rick Pitino
[ Coaching Everything Failure Fertilizer Good Learned Making Mistakes]
You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing that we call "failure" is not the falling down, but the staying down. Mary Pickford
[ Any Call Choose Down Failure Falling Fresh May Moment Start Staying Thing]
Notice the difference between what happens when a man says to himself, I have failed three times, and what happens when he says, I am a failure. S. I. Hayakawa
[ Am Between Difference Failed Failure Happens Himself Man Notice Says Three Times]
Rather than viewing a brief relapse back to inactivity as a failure, treat it as a challenge and try to get back on track as soon as possible. Jimmy Connors
[ Back Brief Challenge Failure Get Inactivity Possible Rather Relapse Soon Than Track Treat Try Viewing]
The fear of failure is so great, it is no wonder that the desire to do right by one's children has led to a whole library of books offering advice on how to raise them. Bruno Bettelheim
[ Advice Books Children Desire Failure Fear Great How Led Library Offering Raise Right Them Whole Wonder]
Success is never final, failure is never fatal. It's courage that counts. John Wooden
[ Counts Courage Failure Fatal Final Never Success]
I think you can learn as much from success as you can from failure. Corey Hart
[ Failure Learn Much Success Think]
Success and failure are equally disastrous. Tennessee Williams
[ Disastrous Equally Failure Success]
A film's success or failure is strictly on the director's shoulders. Robin Tunney
[ Director Failure Film Shoulders Strictly Success]
The man who has won millions at the cost of his conscience is a failure. B. C. Forbes
[ Conscience Cost Failure His Man Millions Won]
The failure of Socialism since 1945 is that whilst encouraging us all, the creators of wealth, to produce less through strikes, it has caused us all to demand a higher level of our own product. Brian Harris
[ Caused Creators Demand Encouraging Failure Higher Less Level Our Own Produce Product Since Socialism Strikes Through Us Wealth Whilst]
So the poet, who wants to be something that he cannot be, and is a failure in plain life, makes up fictitious versions of his predicament that are interesting even to other persons because nobody is a perfect automobile salesman. Allen Tate
[ Automobile Because Cannot Even Failure Fictitious His Interesting Life Makes Nobody Other Perfect Persons Plain Poet Predicament Salesman Something Up Versions Wants]
It was an interesting question as to whether the BBC had a future in the digital world, and what form of market failure could justify the licence fee system. Gavyn Davies
[ Bbc Could Digital Failure Fee Form Future Had Interesting Justify Licence Market Question System Whether World]
The young think that failure is the Siberian end of the line, banishment from all the living, and tend to do what I then did - which was to hide. James A. Baldwin
[ Banishment Did End Failure Hide Line Living Tend Then Think Which Young]
But whatever my failure, I have this thing to remember - that I was a pioneer in my profession, just as my grandfathers were in theirs, in that I was the first man in this section to earn his living as a writer. Robert E. Howard
[ Earn Failure First Grandfathers His Just Living Man Pioneer Profession Remember Section Theirs Thing Were Whatever Writer]
The one phrase you can use is that success has a thousand fathers, and failure is an orphan. Alan Price Success
[ Failure Fathers Orphan Phrase Success Thousand Use]
Well, I was lucky enough to be involved in about 19 failures at an early age, so I'm realistic about the success I'm having and how quickly it can go away. What's important is to be smart about it. Matthew Perry
[ Age Away Early Enough Failures Go Having How Important Involved Lucky Quickly Realistic Smart Success Well]
Failure to prepare is preparing to fail. Mike Murdock
[ Fail Failure Prepare Preparing]
Feeling is the consciousness of the resulting conditions - of success, failure, equilibrium, compromise or balance, in this continuous rivalry of ideas. James M. Baldwin
[ Balance Compromise Conditions Consciousness Continuous Equilibrium Failure Feeling Ideas Resulting Rivalry Success]
No man ever achieved worth-while success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure. Napoleon Hill
[ Achieved Brink Did Ever Failure Find Foot Hanging Himself Least Man Other Over Success Time Well]
There is always time for failure. John Mortimer
[ Always Failure Time]
I have always believed that it's important to show a new look periodically. Predictability can lead to failure. T. Boone Pickens
[ Always Believed Failure Important Lead Look New Periodically Predictability Show]
Success is a public affair. Failure is a private funeral. Rosalind Russell
[ Affair Failure Funeral Private Public Success]
All I can do will only ever be a faint image of what I see and my success will always be less than my failure or perhaps equal to the failure. Alberto Giacometti
[ Always Equal Ever Failure Faint Image Less Only Perhaps See Success Than Will]
The key to accepting responsibility for your life is to accept the fact that your choices, every one of them, are leading you inexorably to either success or failure, however you define those terms. Neal Boortz
[ Accept Accepting Choices Define Either Every Fact Failure However Inexorably Key Leading Life Responsibility Success Terms Them Those Your]
In America, there's a failure to appreciate Europe's leading role in the world. Barack Obama
[ America Appreciate Europe Failure Leading Role World]
The clearest explanation for the failure of any marriage is that the two people are incompatible; that is, that one is male and the other female. Anna Quindlen
[ Any Clearest Explanation Failure Female Incompatible Male Marriage Other Two]
We judged that a sudden, disorderly failure of Bear would have brought with it unpredictable but severe consequences for the functioning of the broader financial system and the broader economy, with lower equity prices, further downward pressure on home values, and less access to credit for companies and households. Timothy Geithner
[ Access Bear Broader Brought Companies Consequences Credit Disorderly Downward Economy Equity Failure Financial Functioning Further Home Households Judged Less Lower Pressure Prices Severe Sudden System Unpredictable Values Would]
Success isn't permanent and failure isn't fatal. Mike Ditka
[ Failure Fatal Permanent Success]
But while success and failure depend on conditions, the mind neither waxes nor wanes. Bodhidharma
[ Conditions Depend Failure Mind Neither Nor Success While]
I have never described the time I was in Doctor Who as anything except a kind of ecstatic success, but all the rest has been rather a muddle and a disappointment. Compared to Doctor Who, it has been an outrageous failure really - it's so boring. Tom Baker
[ Anything Been Boring Compared Described Disappointment Doctor Ecstatic Except Failure Kind Muddle Never Outrageous Rather Really Rest Success Time]
We decided to try in vitro, because both Peter and I felt we couldn't handle another failure. When I miscarried after that, we had to come to terms with the possibility that this wasn't meant to be. Christie Brinkley
[ After Another Because Both Come Decided Failure Felt Had Handle Meant Peter Possibility Terms Try Vitro]
I think that failure by your own standards is certainly a form of success. Bonnie Hunt
[ Certainly Failure Form Own Standards Success Think Your]
How one handles success or failure is determined by their early childhood. Harold Ramis
[ Childhood Determined Early Failure Handles How Success Their]
Young players need freedom of expression to develop as creative players... they should be encouraged to try skills without fear of failure. Arsene Wenger
[ Creative Develop Encouraged Expression Failure Fear Freedom Need Players Should Skills Try Without Young]
One failure is worth seven and a half successes. Eli Khamarov
[ Failure Half Seven Successes Worth]
Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness. Oprah Winfrey
[ Afraid Another Fail Failure Greatness Queen Think]
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
[ Achieve Did Failure Help Inadequate Information Over Particular Play Role Soviet Their Them Union Victory West]
Thoughtless risks are destructive, of course, but perhaps even more wasteful is thoughtless caution which prompts inaction and promotes failure to seize opportunity. Gary Ryan Blair
[ Caution Course Destructive Even Failure Inaction More Opportunity Perhaps Promotes Prompts Risks Seize Thoughtless Wasteful Which]
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
[ Become Cook Develop Failure Great Her Knives Lies Many Regard Root Woman]
There's no such thing as failure - just waiting for success. John Osborne
[ Failure Just Success Such Thing Waiting]
His failures are as valuable as his successes: by misjudging one thing he conforms something else, even if at the time he does not know what that something else is. Bridget Riley
[ Conforms Does Else Even Failures His Know Something Successes Thing Time Valuable]
Success represents the 1% of your work which results from the 99% that is called failure. Soichiro Honda
[ Called Failure Represents Results Success Which Work Your]
I'm sure not afraid of success and I've learned not to be afraid of failure. The only thing I'm afraid of now is of being someone I don't like much. Anna Quindlen
[ Afraid Being Failure Learned Much Now Only Someone Success Sure Thing]
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king. Abraham Maslow
[ Every Failing Failure King Live Man Must Only Own Possibilities Potentialities Rival Sense Therefore Treated Up]
Learning starts with failure; the first failure is the beginning of education. John Hersey
[ Beginning Education Failure First Learning Starts]
You can be discouraged by failure, or you can learn from it. So go ahead and make mistakes, make all you can. Because, remember that's where you'll find success - on the far side of failure. Thomas John Watson, Sr.
[ Ahead Because Discouraged Failure Far Find Go Learn Make Mistakes Remember Side Success Where]
So it is in poetry. All we ask is that the mood recorded shall impress us as having been of the kind that exhausts the imaginative capacity; if it fails to do this the failure will announce itself either in prose or in insignificant verse. John Drinkwater
[ Announce Ask Been Capacity Either Exhausts Fails Failure Having Imaginative Impress Insignificant Itself Kind Mood Poetry Prose Recorded Shall Us Verse Will]
Outward failure may be a manifested variant of inward success. Kenneth L. Pike
[ Failure Inward Manifested May Outward Success Variant]
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. Winston Churchill
[ Continue Counts Courage Failure Fatal Final Success]
We failed, but in the good providence of God apparent failure often proves a blessing. Robert E. Lee
[ Apparent Blessing Failed Failure God Good Often Proves Providence]
Feminism is doomed to failure because it is based on an attempt to repeal and restructure human nature. Phyllis Schlafly
[ Attempt Based Because Doomed Failure Feminism Human Nature Repeal Restructure]
I think the greatest taboos in America are faith and failure. Michael Malone Faith
[ America Failure Faith Greatest Taboos Think]
In Washington, success is just a training course for failure. Simon Hoggart
[ Course Failure Just Success Training Washington]
It is better to be young in your failures than old in your successes. Flannery O'Connor
[ Better Failures Old Successes Than Young Your]
If we do not get No Child Left Behind right for Limited English Proficient students, the law will be a failure for most schools in the 15th Congressional District, and for many across the nation. Ruben Hinojosa
[ Across Behind Child Congressional District English Failure Get Law Left Limited Many Most Nation Proficient Right Schools Students Will]
The failure of the Russian Socialist Republic will be the defeat of the proletariat of the whole world. Karl Liebknecht
[ Defeat Failure Proletariat Republic Russian Socialist Whole Will World]
Success is often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable. Coco Chanel
[ Achieved Failure Inevitable Know Often Success Those]
I believe in trusting men, not only once but twice - in giving a failure another chance. James Cash Penney
[ Another Believe Chance Failure Giving Men Once Only Trusting Twice]
The failures and successes are necessary for learning. Wynonna Judd
[ Failures Learning Necessary Successes]
In all our deeds, the proper value and respect for time determines success or failure. Malcolm X
[ Deeds Determines Failure Our Proper Respect Success Time Value]
I believe my publisher has shown a great deal of faith in me over a lot of years but I'm not prepared to be so arrogant to say that the long-term literary value of my work would compensate them for a financial failure. Andrew Vachss
[ Arrogant Believe Compensate Deal Failure Faith Financial Great Literary Long-Term Lot Over Prepared Publisher Say Shown Them Value Work Would Years]
I think many experiences are bound to be failures, and sometimes I regret them before they even happen. Keren Ann
[ Before Bound Even Experiences Failures Happen Many Regret Sometimes Them Think]
I failed first grade, which is my biggest problem. You always feel like a failure, like you're stupid. Amy Sedaris
[ Always Biggest Failed Failure Feel First Grade Problem Stupid Which]
My Brat Pack buddies and I didn't exactly handle celebrity very well. Success at an early age is far more difficult to handle than failure. Judd Nelson
[ Age Brat Buddies Celebrity Difficult Early Exactly Failure Far Handle More Pack Success Than Very Well]
The happy people are failures because they are on such good terms with themselves they don't give a damn. Agatha Christie
[ Because Damn Failures Give Good Happy Such Terms Themselves]
In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure. Bill Cosby Success
[ Desire Failure Fear Greater Order Should Succeed Success Than Your]
There's a difference between a failure and a fiasco... a fiasco is a disaster of mythic proportions. Orlando Bloom
[ Between Difference Disaster Failure Fiasco Mythic Proportions]
There is no such thing as failure. There are only results. Tony Robbins
[ Failure Only Results Such Thing]
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
[ Above Accept Defects Exact Failures Far Foretell Go Hand Himself His How Know Man Number Palm Qualities Should These Things]
You build on failure. You use it as a stepping stone. Close the door on the past. You don't try to forget the mistakes, but you don't dwell on it. You don't let it have any of your energy, or any of your time, or any of your space. Johnny Cash
[ Any Build Close Door Dwell Energy Failure Forget Mistakes Past Space Stepping Stone Time Try Use Your]
They talk about the failure of socialism but where is the success of capitalism in Africa, Asia and Latin America? Fidel Castro
[ Africa America Asia Capitalism Failure Latin Socialism Success Talk Where]
There is but one cause of human failure. And that is man's lack of faith in his true Self. William James
[ Cause Failure Faith His Human Lack Man Self True]
Questioning the nature and implications of liminal instances necessarily involves failure, if only in the specifically technical sense of entering spaces where prevailing criteria of success scarcely apply. Brian Ferneyhough
[ Apply Criteria Entering Failure Implications Instances Involves Nature Necessarily Only Prevailing Questioning Scarcely Sense Spaces Specifically Success Technical Where]
But all actors go through the process, it's hit and miss, you have achievement and failure. Thomas Haden Church
[ Achievement Actors Failure Go Hit Miss Process Through]
I don't think there's any way it could have failed. We don't know failure in this band. We didn't know failure. We got to know it a little after awhile but at that time there was no such word. Roger Daltrey
[ After Any Awhile Band Could Failed Failure Got Know Little Such Think Time Way Word]
Don't be afraid of missing opportunities. Behind every failure is an opportunity somebody wishes they had missed. Lily Tomlin
[ Afraid Behind Every Failure Had Missed Missing Opportunities Opportunity Somebody Wishes]
The sports page records people's accomplishments, the front page usually records nothing, but man's failures. Barbara Walters
[ Accomplishments Failures Front Man Nothing Page Records Sports Usually]
Failure is nature's plan to prepare you for great responsibilities. Napolean Hill
[ Failure Great Nature Plan Prepare Responsibilities]
If anything characterizes the cultural life of the seventies in America, it is an insistence on preventing failures of communication. Richard Rosen
[ America Anything Characterizes Communication Cultural Failures Insistence Life Preventing Seventies]
We do not realise that we are children of eternity. If we did, then success would be no success, and failure would be no failure to us. Joseph Barber Lightfoot
[ Children Did Eternity Failure Realise Success Then Us Would]
I met Ashley two weeks before I married him. It was a joke-the most ridiculous thing I've ever done. Once I was married, I didn't want to be a failure, so I stuck it out for six months, which was about six months too long. Shannen Doherty
[ Ashley Before Done Ever Failure Him Long Married Met Months Most Once Out Ridiculous Six Stuck Thing Too Two Want Weeks Which]
Jobs for every American is doomed to failure because of modern automation and production. We ought to recognize it and create an income-maintenance system so every single American has the dignity and the wherewithal for shelter, basic food, and medical care. I'm talking about welfare for all. Without it, you're going to have warfare for all. Jerry Brown
[ American Automation Basic Because Care Create Dignity Doomed Every Failure Food Going Jobs Medical Modern Ought Production Recognize Shelter Single System Talking Warfare Welfare Wherewithal Without]
I simply don't believe in failure. In itself, it doesn't exist. We create it. We make ourselves fail. Alice Foote MacDougall
[ Believe Create Exist Fail Failure Itself Make Ourselves Simply]
There's only one thing that can guarantee our failure, and that's if we quit. Craig Breedlove
[ Failure Guarantee Only Our Quit Thing]
I didn't fear failure. I expected failure. Amy Tan
[ Expected Failure Fear]
At 49, I can say something I never would have said when I was a player, that I'm a better person because of my failures and disgraces. Bill Walton
[ Because Better Failures Never Person Player Said Say Something Would]
The only risk of failure is promotion. Scott Adams
[ Failure Only Promotion Risk]
Slowly the poison the whole blood stream fills. It is not the effort nor the failure tires. The waste remains, the waste remains and kills. William Empson
[ Blood Effort Failure Fills Kills Nor Poison Remains Slowly Stream Tires Waste Whole]
In general, the Internet was not designed to accommodate deliberate failures to communicate. Daniel J. Bernstein
[ Accommodate Communicate Deliberate Designed Failures General Internet]
Indecision and delays are the parents of failure. George Canning
[ Delays Failure Indecision Parents]
I hate failure and that divorce was a Number One failure in my eyes. It was the worst period of my life. Neither Desi nor I have been the same since, physically or mentally. Lucille Ball
[ Been Divorce Eyes Failure Hate Life Mentally Neither Nor Number Period Physically Same Since Worst]
The failure in Ohio to have adequate voting capacity for the people who were registered and eligible to vote was an absolute denial of their right to vote. Carol Moseley Braun
[ Absolute Adequate Capacity Denial Eligible Failure Ohio Registered Right Their Vote Voting Were]
Fear of failure has always been my best motivator. Douglas Wood
[ Always Been Best Failure Fear Motivator]
Catastrophes are often stimulated by the failure to feel the emergence of a domain, and so what cannot be felt in the imagination is experienced as embodied sensation in the catastrophe. William Irwin Thompson
[ Cannot Catastrophe Catastrophes Domain Embodied Emergence Experienced Failure Feel Felt Imagination Often Sensation Stimulated]
Something is wanting, and something must be done, or we shall be involved in all the horror of failure, and civil war without a prospect of its termination. Henry Knox
[ Civil Done Failure Horror Involved Must Prospect Shall Something Termination Wanting War Without]
What we've got here is a failure to communicate. Donn Pearce
[ Communicate Failure Got Here]
We do not know, in most cases, how far social failure and success are due to heredity, and how far to environment. But environment is the easier of the two to improve. John B. S. Haldane
[ Cases Due Easier Environment Failure Far Heredity How Improve Know Most Social Success Two]
I always turn to the sports pages first, which records people's accomplishments. The front page has nothing but man's failures. Earl Warren Sports
[ Accomplishments Always Failures First Front Man Nothing Page Pages Records Sports Turn Which]
When an action is once done, it is right or wrong for ever; no accidental failure of its good or evil fruits can possibly alter that. William Kingdon Clifford
[ Accidental Action Alter Done Ever Evil Failure Fruits Good Once Possibly Right Wrong]
Elegance is not a dispensable luxury but a factor that decides between success and failure. Edsger Dijkstra
[ Between Decides Dispensable Elegance Factor Failure Luxury Success]
One of the reasons people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure. John W. Gardner
[ Become Failure Learning Less Reasons Risk Stop Willing]
Most of us spend the first six days of each week sowing wild oats; then we go to church on Sunday and pray for a crop failure. Fred Allen
[ Church Crop Days Each Failure First Go Most Oats Pray Six Sowing Spend Sunday Then Us Week Wild]
Twenty million more have Chronic Kidney Disease, where patients experience a gradual deterioration of kidney function, the end result of which is kidney failure. Xavier Becerra
[ Chronic Deterioration Disease End Experience Failure Function Gradual Kidney Million More Patients Result Twenty Where Which]
It's not a very high failure rate if you choose people that you really like the sound of. Bryan Ferry
[ Choose Failure High Rate Really Sound Very]
Well, I think first of all there was a failure to have real, clear information at our disposal. There was a real lack of situational awareness. We didn't have the capabilities on the ground to give us real-time, accurate assessments of the physical condition of the city. Michael Chertoff
[ Accurate Assessments Awareness Capabilities City Clear Condition Disposal Failure First Give Ground Information Lack Our Physical Real Situational Think Us Well]
Use the losses and failures of the past as a reason for action, not inaction. Charles J. Givens
[ Action Failures Inaction Losses Past Reason Use]
The failure of The Cable Guy impacted my career. I had to start writing and acting again. Ben Stiller
[ Acting Again Cable Career Failure Guy Had Impacted Start Writing]
Philanthropic colonization is a failure. National colonization will succeed. Theodor Herzl
[ Colonization Failure National Philanthropic Succeed Will]
There are no mistakes, save one: the failure to learn from a mistake. Robert Fripp
[ Failure Learn Mistake Mistakes Save]
While it is important for people to see your promise you must also remember that hope is the keeper of both happiness and disappointment, the father of both progress and failure. Bryant H. McGill
[ Also Both Disappointment Failure Father Happiness Hope Important Keeper Must Progress Promise Remember See While Your]
You find that all men are successes or failures. Success is the stamp of truth. I will say all men who fail to place their feet on the dome of facts do so by not sieving all truth and throwing the faulty to one side. Andrew Taylor Still
[ Dome Facts Fail Failures Faulty Feet Find Men Place Say Side Stamp Success Successes Their Throwing Truth Will]
We don't grow unless we take risks. Any successful company is riddled with failures. James E. Burke
[ Any Company Failures Grow Riddled Risks Successful Take Unless]
People accuse me of being Methody, but I'm not at all. The one thing I don't want people to see is me. I don't want them to be able to recognize my faults and failures and qualities, and I won't use those things to spark off emotions or to illustrate. Kristin Scott Thomas
[ Able Accuse Being Emotions Failures Faults Illustrate Off Qualities Recognize See Spark Them Thing Things Those Use Want Won]
I wasn't afraid to fail. Something good always comes out of failure. Anne Baxter
[ Afraid Always Comes Fail Failure Good Out Something]
Failure is instructive. The person who really thinks learns quite as much from his failures as from his successes. John Dewey
[ Failure Failures His Instructive Learns Much Person Quite Really Successes Thinks]
Once you agree upon the price you and your family must pay for success, it enables you to ignore the minor hurts, the opponent's pressure, and the temporary failures. Vince Lombardi
[ Agree Enables Failures Family Hurts Ignore Minor Must Once Opponent Pay Pressure Price Success Temporary Upon Your]
I was taught that to create anything you had to believe in failure, simply because you had to be prepared to go through an idea without any fear. Failure, you learned, as I did in art school, to be a wonderful thing. It allowed you to get up in the morning and take the pillow off your head. Malcolm Mclaren
[ Allowed Any Anything Art Because Believe Create Did Failure Fear Get Go Had Head Idea Learned Morning Off Pillow Prepared School Simply Take Taught Thing Through Up Without Wonderful Your]
Success and failure are greatly overrated. But failure gives you a whole lot more to talk about. Hildegard Knef
[ Failure Gives Greatly Lot More Overrated Success Talk Whole]
Please know that I am aware of the hazards. 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 a challenge to others. Amelia Earhart
[ Am Aware Because Challenge Fail Failure Hazards Know Men Must Others Please Their Things Tried Try Want Women]
There is much to be said for failure. It is much more interesting than success. Max Beerbohm
[ Failure Interesting More Much Said Success Than]
A man may fall many times, but he won't be a failure until he says that someone pushed him. Elmer G. Letterman
[ Failure Fall Him Man Many May Pushed Says Someone Times Until Won]
I think some parents now look at a youngster failing as the final thing. It's a process, and failure is part of the process. I would like it if the teacher and the parents would connect more. I think that used to be, but we're losing a little bit of that right now. Mike Krzyzewski
[ Bit Connect Failing Failure Final Little Look Losing More Now Parents Part Process Right Some Teacher Thing Think Used Would Youngster]
I think he Oswald felt he was a failure and for the United States and for President Kennedy and all of us. He knew he was a failure at everything he tried, frustrated, with a very sad life, but he was a Marxist. John Sherman Cooper
[ Everything Failure Felt Frustrated Kennedy Knew Life Marxist Oswald President Sad States Think Tried United Us Very]
I constantly experience failure in that my work is never as good as I want it to be. So I live with failure. Jeremy Irons
[ Constantly Experience Failure Good Live Never Want Work]
So nevertheless, what I'm saying is that what one is - one's parameters are constantly narrowed by one's success, and my desire is to widen my field even if I risk failure. Jeremy Irons
[ Constantly Desire Even Failure Field Narrowed Nevertheless Parameters Risk Saying Success Widen]
In the different voice of women lies the truth of an ethic of care, the tie between relationship and responsibility, and the origins of aggression in the failure of connection. Carol Gilligan
[ Aggression Between Care Connection Different Ethic Failure Lies Origins Relationship Responsibility Tie Truth Voice Women]
I think I've always been somebody, since the deaths of my father and brother, who was afraid to hope. So, I was more prepared for failure and for rejection than for success. Amy Tan
[ Afraid Always Been Brother Deaths Failure Father Hope More Prepared Rejection Since Somebody Success Than Think]
If there exists no possibility of failure, then victory is meaningless. Robert H. Schuller
[ Exists Failure Meaningless Possibility Then Victory]
I find fault with my children because I like them and I want them to go places - uprightness and strength and courage and civil respect and anything that affects the probabilities of failure on the part of those that are closest to me, that concerns me - I find fault. Branch Rickey
[ Affects Anything Because Children Civil Closest Concerns Courage Failure Fault Find Go Part Places Probabilities Respect Strength Them Those Uprightness Want]
Often the difference between a successful person and a failure is not one has better abilities or ideas, but the courage that one has to bet on one's ideas, to take a calculated risk - and to act. Andre Malraux
[ Abilities Act Bet Better Between Calculated Courage Difference Failure Ideas Often Person Risk Successful Take]
No matter how vast, how total, the failure of man here on earth, the work of man will be resumed elsewhere. War leaders talk of resuming operations on this front and that, but man's front embraces the whole universe. Henry Miller
[ Earth Elsewhere Embraces Failure Front Here How Leaders Man Matter Operations Resumed Resuming Talk Total Universe Vast War Whole Will Work]
It breaks my heart to see these young, really talented bands getting chewed up into the system. I remember a time if you'd signed to a major label it was such a sell out! But now... unless you've signed to a big label, you're a failure now. Mike Peters
[ Bands Big Breaks Chewed Failure Getting Heart Into Label Major Now Out Really Remember See Sell Signed Such System Talented These Time Unless Up Young]
We have much to be judged on when he comes, slums and battlefields and insane asylums, but these are the symptoms of our illness and the result of our failures in love. Madeleine L'Engle
[ Asylums Battlefields Comes Failures Illness Insane Judged Love Much Our Result Slums Symptoms These]
Within the U.S., the Obama presidency will be mainly measured by the success or failure of his economic policies. And here, I fear, the monstrous stimulus package with which this administration stumbled out of the gate will prove to be Obama's Waterloo. Camille Paglia
[ Administration Economic Failure Fear Gate Here His Mainly Measured Monstrous Obama Obama Out Package Policies Presidency Prove Stimulus Stumbled Success Waterloo Which Will Within]
And in reality, I don't think it's a real documentary. It's more a story of her life. It's a story of survival. It's a story of the time in which she lived. The story of success and failure. Maximilian Schell
[ Documentary Failure Her Life Lived More Real Reality She Story Success Survival Think Time Which]
A hatred of failure has always been part of my nature. Paul Getty
[ Always Been Failure Hatred Nature Part]
My father was not a failure. After all, he was the father of a president of the United States. Harry S. Truman Dad
[ After Failure Father President States United]
Abandoning the project was incredibly stressful after having gone through the process of building the room, installing the kiln, collecting the stones, sitting with the kiln day and night as it came to temperature, experiencing the failures. Andy Goldsworthy
[ Abandoning After Building Came Collecting Day Experiencing Failures Gone Having Incredibly Night Process Project Room Sitting Stones Stressful Temperature Through]
Big companies are like marching bands. Even if half the band is playing random notes, it still sounds kind of like music. The concealment of failure is built into them. Doug Coupland
[ Band Bands Big Built Companies Concealment Even Failure Half Into Kind Marching Music Notes Playing Random Sounds Still Them]
War is failure of diplomacy. John Dingell
[ Diplomacy Failure War]
There can be no failure to a man who has not lost his courage, his character, his self respect, or his self-confidence. He is still a King. Orison Swett Marden
[ Character Courage Failure His King Lost Man Respect Self Self-Confidence Still]
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
[ Accept Continue Controls Crime Does Enron Failure Fall Ken Lay Man Responsibility Will]
Do not let your ambitions become a sanctuary for your failures. Bryant H. McGill
[ Ambitions Become Failures Sanctuary Your]
There is an increasingly pervasive sense not only of failure, but of futility. The legislative process has become a cruel shell game and the service system has become a bureaucratic maze, inefficient, incomprehensible, and inaccessible. Elliot Richardson
[ Become Bureaucratic Cruel Failure Futility Game Inaccessible Incomprehensible Increasingly Inefficient Legislative Maze Only Pervasive Process Sense Service Shell System]
There was a failure to recognize the deep problems in AI; for instance, those captured in Blocks World. The people building physical robots learned nothing. Marvin Minsky
[ Ai Blocks Building Captured Deep Failure Instance Learned Nothing Physical Problems Recognize Robots Those World]
If I had permitted my failures, or what seemed to me at the time a lack of success, to discourage me I cannot see any way in which I would ever have made progress. Calvin Coolidge
[ Any Cannot Discourage Ever Failures Had Lack Made Permitted Progress See Seemed Success Time Way Which Would]
Failures of perspective in decision-making can be due to aspects of the social utility paradox, but more often result from simple mistakes caused by inadequate thought. Herman Kahn
[ Aspects Caused Decision-Making Due Failures Inadequate Mistakes More Often Paradox Perspective Result Simple Social Thought Utility]
One must be a god to be able to tell successes from failures without making a mistake. Anton Chekhov
[ Able Failures God Making Mistake Must Successes Tell Without]
Sometimes a noble failure serves the world as faithfully as a distinguished success. Edward Dowden
[ Distinguished Failure Faithfully Noble Serves Sometimes Success World]
In God's world, for those who are in earnest, there is no failure. No work truly done, no word earnestly spoken, no sacrifice freely made, was ever made in vain. Frederick William Robertson
[ Done Earnest Earnestly Ever Failure Freely God Made Sacrifice Spoken Those Truly Vain Word Work World]
Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure. Napoleon Hill
[ Attained Beyond Failure Great Greatest Just Most Step Success Their]
All of us failed to match our dreams of perfection. So I rate us on the basis of our splendid failure to do the impossible. William Faulkner Dreams
[ Basis Dreams Failed Failure Impossible Match Our Perfection Rate Splendid Us]
We have actually experienced in recent months a dramatic demonstration of an unprecedented intelligence failure, perhaps the most significant intelligence failure in the history of the United States. Zbigniew Brzezinski
[ Actually Demonstration Dramatic Experienced Failure History Intelligence Months Most Perhaps Recent Significant States United Unprecedented]
Children love and want to be loved and they very much prefer the joy of accomplishment to the triumph of hateful failure. Do not mistake a child for his symptom. Erik Erikson
[ Accomplishment Child Children Failure Hateful His Joy Love Loved Mistake Much Prefer Symptom Triumph Very Want]
The carrying out of the Potsdam Agreement has, however, been obstructed by the failure of the Allied Control Council to take the necessary steps to enable the German economy to function as an economic unit. James F. Byrnes
[ Agreement Allied Been Carrying Control Council Economic Economy Enable Failure Function German However Necessary Obstructed Out Potsdam Steps Take Unit]
I don't believe in failure. It is not failure if you enjoyed the process. Oprah Winfrey
[ Believe Enjoyed Failure Process]
There is not a fiercer hell than the failure in a great object. John Keats
[ Failure Great Hell Object Than]
It has now been over 7 years since Congress last raised the minimum wage to its current level of $5.15 per hour. Since that last increase, Congress's failure to adjust the wage for inflation has reduced the purchasing power of the minimum wage to record low levels. Jon Corzine
[ Adjust Been Congress Current Failure Hour Increase Inflation Last Level Levels Low Minimum Now Over Per Power Purchasing Raised Record Reduced Since Wage Years]
Never walk away from failure. On the contrary, study it carefully and imaginatively for its hidden assets. Michael Korda
[ Assets Away Carefully Contrary Failure Hidden Never Study Walk]
The great question is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with failure. Laurence J. Peter
[ Content Failed Failure Great Question Whether]
The only real failure in life is one not learned from. Anthony J. D'Angelo Education
[ Failure Learned Life Only Real]
You have to look at the history of the Middle East in particular. It has been one of failure and frustration, of feudalism and tribalism. Alexander Haig
[ Been East Failure Feudalism Frustration History Look Middle Particular]
Failure is authentic, and because it's authentic, it's real and genuine, and because of that, it's a pure state of being. Doug Coupland
[ Authentic Because Being Failure Genuine Pure Real State]
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success. Dale Carnegie Success
[ Develop Discouragement Failure Failures Stepping Stones Success Surest Two]
I'm very comfortable with failure. I'm very comfortable being the guy who disappoints people. Steven Soderbergh
[ Being Comfortable Failure Guy Very]
Why should anybody be interested in some old man who was a failure? Ernest Hemingway
[ Anybody Failure Interested Man Old Should Some Why]
He who risks and fails can be forgiven. He who never risks and never fails is a failure in his whole being. Paul Tillich
[ Being Fails Failure Forgiven His Never Risks Whole]
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. H. Stanley Judd
[ Afraid Challenge Cover Energy Fail Failing Failure Failures Go Growing Learn Next Ok Trying Up Waste Your]
There may be some backward countries where the mass of the people are on a subsistence level and where, as an aftermath of wars or partial crop failures, the standard of living has to be drastically reduced, but this certainly is not the case in our prosperous nations. Charles E. Wilson
[ Aftermath Backward Case Certainly Countries Crop Drastically Failures Level Living Mass May Nations Our Partial Prosperous Reduced Some Standard Subsistence Wars Where]
But nobody predicted anything of this magnitude in terms of resistance. And in part, the magnitude of the resistance was spurred by our failures in reconstruction. Wayne White
[ Anything Failures Magnitude Nobody Our Part Predicted Reconstruction Resistance Spurred Terms]
I hate to be a failure. I hate and regret the failure of my marriages. I would gladly give all my millions for just one lasting marital success. J. Paul Getty
[ Failure Give Gladly Hate Just Lasting Marriages Millions Regret Success Would]
Our failure to find weapons of mass destruction in Iraq thus far has been deeply troubling, and our intelligence-gathering process needs thorough and unbiased investigation. Adam Schiff
[ Been Deeply Destruction Failure Far Find Investigation Iraq Mass Needs Our Process Thorough Thus Troubling Unbiased Weapons]
Bank failures are caused by depositors who don't deposit enough money to cover losses due to mismanagement. Dan Quayle
[ Bank Caused Cover Deposit Due Enough Failures Losses Mismanagement Money]
A Failure in this Duty did once involve our Nation in all the Horrors of Rebellion and Civil War. Charles Inglis
[ Civil Did Duty Failure Horrors Involve Nation Once Our Rebellion War]
You are capable of more than you know. Choose a goal that seems right for you and strive to be the best, however hard the path. Aim high. Behave honorably. Prepare to be alone at times, and to endure failure. Persist! The world needs all you can give. E. O. Wilson
[ Aim Alone Behave Best Capable Choose Endure Failure Give Goal Hard High Honorably However Know More Needs Path Persist Prepare Right Seems Strive Than Times World]
If I have any justification for having lived it's simply, I'm nothing but faults, failures and so on, but I have tried to make a good pair of shoes. There's some value in that. Arthur Miller
[ Any Failures Faults Good Having Justification Lived Make Nothing Pair Shoes Simply Some Tried Value]
Failure is not an option. Everyone has to succeed. Arnold Schwarzenegger
[ Everyone Failure Option Succeed]
Socialism in general has a record of failure so blatant that only an intellectual could ignore or evade it. Thomas Sowell
[ Blatant Could Evade Failure General Ignore Intellectual Only Record Socialism]
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. Chanakya
[ Abandon Afraid Failure Happiest Once Sincerely Something Start Work Working]
Creative risk taking is essential to success in any goal where the stakes are high. Thoughtless risks are destructive, of course, but perhaps even more wasteful is thoughtless caution which prompts inaction and promotes failure to seize opportunity. Gary Ryan Blair
[ Any Caution Course Creative Destructive Essential Even Failure Goal High Inaction More Opportunity Perhaps Promotes Prompts Risk Risks Seize Stakes Success Taking Thoughtless Wasteful Where Which]
The failure to read good books both enfeebles the vision and strengthens our most fatal tendency - the belief that the here and now is all there is. Allan Bloom
[ Belief Books Both Failure Fatal Good Here Most Now Our Read Strengthens Tendency Vision]
Predicting has a spotty record in science fiction. I've had some failures. On the other hand, I also predicted the fall of the Berlin Wall and the rise of fundamentalist Islam... and I'm not happy to be right in all of those cases. David Brin
[ Also Berlin Cases Failures Fall Fiction Fundamentalist Had Hand Happy Islam Other Predicted Predicting Record Right Rise Science Some Those Wall]
Failures are expected by losers, ignored by winners. Joe Gibbs
[ Expected Failures Ignored Losers Winners]
The main reason for the failure of the modern medical science is that it is dealing with results and not causes. Nothing more than the patching up of those attacked and the burying of those who are slain, without a thought being given to the real strong hold. Edward Bach
[ Attacked Being Burying Causes Dealing Failure Given Hold Main Medical Modern More Nothing Real Reason Results Science Slain Strong Than Those Thought Up Without]
There is no failure except in no longer trying. Elbert Hubbard
[ Except Failure Longer Trying]
Tragedy in life normally comes with betrayal and compromise, and trading on your integrity and not having dignity in life. That's really where failure comes. Tom Cochrane
[ Betrayal Comes Compromise Dignity Failure Having Integrity Life Normally Really Trading Tragedy Where Your]
I've always believed that it's important to show a new look periodically. Predictability can lead to failure. T. Boone Pickens
[ Always Believed Failure Important Lead Look New Periodically Predictability Show]
Success breeds success, and failure leads to a sort of fallow period. Felicity Kendal
[ Breeds Failure Fallow Leads Period Sort Success]
A failure will not appear until a unit has passed final inspection. Arthur Bloch
[ Appear Failure Final Inspection Passed Unit Until Will]
We go there with confidence, but we know there is a very fine line between success and failure in this game. Alan Shearer
[ Between Confidence Failure Fine Game Go Know Line Success Very]
Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery. Winston Churchill
[ Creed Envy Equal Failure Gospel Ignorance Inherent Misery Philosophy Sharing Socialism Virtue]
I mean, the truth of the matter is, I like the failures as much as I like the successes, it's only the world that doesn't like the failures. Sydney Pollack
[ Failures Matter Mean Much Only Successes Truth World]
When I got Jacob's Latter, I was nervous because I felt I wasn't allowed to fail. I felt that they were waiting for one little failure and that would prove them right and I'd be,"out of there." Elizabeth Pena
[ Allowed Because Fail Failure Felt Got Latter Little Nervous Out Prove Right Them Waiting Were Would]
Failure doesn't kill you... it increases your desire to make something happen. Kevin Costner
[ Desire Failure Happen Increases Kill Make Something Your]
Success is 99 percent failure. Soichiro Honda
[ Failure Percent Success]
There are only really a few stories to tell in the end, and betrayal and the failure of love is one of those good stories to tell. Sean Lennon
[ Betrayal End Failure Few Good Love Only Really Stories Tell Those]
The line between failure and success is so fine that we scarcely know when we pass it: so fine that we are often on the line and do not know it. Elbert Hubbard
[ Between Failure Fine Know Line Often Pass Scarcely Success]
You have to risk failure to succeed. The important thing is not to make one single mistake that will jeopardize the future. An Wang
[ Failure Future Important Jeopardize Make Mistake Risk Single Succeed Thing Will]
It is commonly said that a teacher fails if he has not been surpassed by his students. There has been no failure on our part in this regard considering how far they have gone. Edmond H. Fischer
[ Been Commonly Considering Fails Failure Far Gone His How Our Part Regard Said Students Surpassed Teacher]
You must not demand the failure of your peers, because the more good things that are around in film, in television, in theater - why the better it is for all of us. Jerome Lawrence
[ Around Because Better Demand Failure Film Good More Must Peers Television Theater Things Us Why Your]
If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle
[ Failure Risk Run Succeed]
Sometimes the best lighting of all is a power failure. Doug Coupland
[ Best Failure Lighting Power Sometimes]
I don't believe in astrology. The only stars I can blame for my failures are those that walk about the stage. Noel Coward
[ Astrology Believe Blame Failures Only Stage Stars Those Walk]
I think I've failed every test I've ever taken. If there was a failure I would have been it. Lisa Marie Presley
[ Been Ever Every Failed Failure Taken Test Think Would]
Their lives have been largely defined by failure and you would think the prospect of marriage, which is supposed to be bountiful and hopeful, it's just really another kind of tangential thing in his life. Thomas Haden Church
[ Another Been Defined Failure His Hopeful Just Kind Largely Life Lives Marriage Prospect Really Supposed Their Thing Think Which Would]
As efforts to fix this failure at the Veterans Administration continue, I also intend to persist in demanding answers and action on the establishment of a new clinic to serve the veterans in North Central Washington. Doc Hastings
[ Action Administration Also Answers Central Clinic Continue Demanding Efforts Establishment Failure Fix Intend New North Persist Serve Veterans Washington]
I want to swim in both directions at once. Desire success, court failure. Alan Rickman
[ Both Court Desire Directions Failure Once Success Swim Want]
The world is divided into two categories: failures and unknowns. Francis Picabia
[ Categories Divided Failures Into Two Unknowns World]
Success is not built on success. It's built on failure. It's built on frustration. Sometimes its built on catastrophe. Sumner Redstone
[ Built Catastrophe Failure Frustration Sometimes Success]
Our managers hadn't had that kind of success - the record company hadn't, we hadn't - and the feeling was that the next record had to be even bigger, and if it wasn't it would be some kind of failure. Roland Gift
[ Bigger Company Even Failure Feeling Had Hadn Kind Managers Next Our Record Some Success Would]
Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success. Denis Waitley
[ Change Consequences Direction Failure Forget Next Only Set Straight Success Temporary Your]
Do not take yourself too seriously. You have to learn not to be dismayed at making mistakes. No human being can avoid failures. Lawrence G. Lovasik
[ Avoid Being Dismayed Failures Human Learn Making Mistakes Seriously Take Too Yourself]
The failure of the United Nations - My failure is maybe, in retrospective, that I was not enough aggressive with the members of the Security Council. Boutros Boutros-Ghali
[ Aggressive Council Enough Failure Maybe Members Nations Retrospective Security United]
Failure to properly control our borders costs citizens in many ways: schools become overcrowded, medical resources are stretched too thin, other government services are overtaxed, and taxes increase further. Zach Wamp
[ Become Borders Citizens Control Costs Failure Further Government Increase Many Medical Other Our Overcrowded Properly Resources Schools Services Stretched Taxes Thin Too Ways]
Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough. Og Mandino
[ Determination Enough Failure Never Overtake Strong Succeed Will]
The time I had waited probably made the difference between success and failure. Anna Neagle
[ Between Difference Failure Had Made Probably Success Time Waited]
He only is exempt from failures who makes no efforts. Richard Whately
[ Efforts Exempt Failures Makes Only]
Like success, failure is many things to many people. With Positive Mental Attitude, failure is a learning experience, a rung on the ladder, a plateau at which to get your thoughts in order and prepare to try again. W. Clement Stone
[ Again Attitude Experience Failure Get Ladder Learning Many Mental Order Plateau Positive Prepare Rung Success Things Thoughts Try Which Your]
All the ills of mankind, all the tragic misfortunes that fill the history books, all the political blunders, all the failures of the great leaders have arisen merely from a lack of skill at dancing. Moliere
[ Arisen Blunders Books Dancing Failures Fill Great History Ills Lack Leaders Mankind Merely Misfortunes Political Skill Tragic]
Don't come home a failure. Ty Cobb
[ Come Failure Home]
It really is impossible not to like him. His success was his failure. Arthur C. Danto
[ Failure Him His Impossible Really Success]
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
[ After Another Could Creative Failure Get Getting Had Higher Just Never Over Step Such Television Thing Tons Up]
In Torch Song, I did that character almost non-stop from 1978 until I made the movie in 1987. Then I had some failure, which also colors how you react to doing other things. Harvey Fierstein
[ Almost Also Character Colors Did Doing Failure Had How Made Movie Non-Stop Other React Some Song Then Things Torch Until Which]
For four years, I listened to stories of intelligence failures, and it wasn't due to incompetence of anyone in the system, but that the system is so arcane. Charles F. Bass
[ Anyone Arcane Due Failures Four Incompetence Intelligence Listened Stories System Years]
War, except in self-defense, is a failure of moral imagination. Bill Moyers
[ Except Failure Imagination Moral Self-Defense War]
If you're 40 years old and you've never had a failure, you've been deprived. Gloria Swanson
[ Been Deprived Failure Had Never Old Years]
I'd rather be a failure at something I love than a success at something I hate. George Burns
[ Failure Hate Love Rather Something Success Than]
Most success springs from an obstacle or failure. I became a cartoonist largely because I failed in my goal of becoming a successful executive. Scott Adams
[ Became Because Becoming Cartoonist Executive Failed Failure Goal Largely Most Obstacle Springs Success Successful]
Failure is more frequently from want of energy than want of capital. Daniel Webster
[ Capital Energy Failure Frequently More Than Want]
I - and I still consider myself, I'm sorry to tell you, a Marxist and a Communist, but I couldn't help noticing how all the best Marxist analyses are always analyses of a failure. Slavoj Zizek
[ Always Analyses Best Communist Consider Failure Help How Marxist Myself Noticing Sorry Still Tell]
Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence. Colin Powell
[ Failure Hard Learning Loyalty Perfection Persistence Result Success Work]
Failure is impossible. Susan B. Anthony History
[ Failure Impossible]
That sense of failure, I don't know where people put it who don't write songs and aren't able to emote physically. It must go somewhere. Sting
[ Able Emote Failure Go Know Must Physically Put Sense Somewhere Songs Where Write]
The higher the artist, the fewer the gestures. The fewer the tools, the greater the imagination. The greater the will, the greater the secret failure. Ben Okri
[ Artist Failure Fewer Gestures Greater Higher Imagination Secret Tools Will]
The guns and the bombs, the rockets and the warships, are all symbols of human failure. Lyndon B. Johnson
[ Bombs Failure Guns Human Rockets Symbols Warships]
If you don't accept failure as a possibility, you don't set high goals, you don't branch out, you don't try - you don't take the risk. Rosalynn Carter
[ Accept Branch Failure Goals High Out Possibility Risk Set Take Try]
As might be supposed, my parents were quite poor, but we somehow never seemed to lack anything we needed, and I never saw a trace of discontent or a failure in cheerfulness over their lot in life, as indeed over anything. Albert J. Nock
[ Anything Cheerfulness Discontent Failure Indeed Lack Life Lot Might Needed Never Over Parents Poor Quite Saw Seemed Somehow Supposed Their Trace Were]
Testing leads to failure, and failure leads to understanding. Burt Rutan
[ Failure Leads Testing Understanding]
The greatest failure is that although we have created institutions, we have not created a civil society. Paddy Ashdown
[ Although Civil Created Failure Greatest Institutions Society]
I think it's one of the main negative emotional ingredients that fuels show business, because there's so much at stake and the fear of failure looms large. Garry Shandling
[ Because Business Emotional Failure Fear Fuels Ingredients Large Looms Main Much Negative Show Stake Think]
If you have made mistakes, there is always another chance for you. You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call 'failure' is not the falling down, but the staying down. Mary Pickford
[ Always Another Any Call Chance Choose Down Failure Falling Fresh Made May Mistakes Moment Start Staying Thing]
I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure - which is: Try to please everybody. Herbert Bayard Swope
[ Cannot Everybody Failure Formula Give Please Success Try Which]
The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows. Buddha
[ Best Failure Knows Life Only Real True]
Every great work, every big accomplishment, has been brought into manifestation through holding to the vision, and often just before the big achievement, comes apparent failure and discouragement. Florence Scovel Shinn
[ Accomplishment Achievement Apparent Been Before Big Brought Comes Discouragement Every Failure Great Holding Into Just Manifestation Often Through Vision Work]
You must accept that you might fail; then, if you do your best and still don't win, at least you can be satisfied that you've tried. If you don't accept failure as a possibility, you don't set high goals, you don't branch out, you don't try - you don't take the risk. Rosalynn Carter
[ Accept Best Branch Fail Failure Goals High Least Might Must Out Possibility Risk Satisfied Set Still Take Then Tried Try Win Your]
Discipline is based on pride, on meticulous attention to details, and on mutual respect and confidence. Discipline must be a habit so ingrained that it is stronger than the excitement of the goal or the fear of failure. Gary Ryan Blair
[ Attention Based Confidence Details Discipline Excitement Failure Fear Goal Habit Ingrained Meticulous Must Mutual Pride Respect Stronger Than]
The failure to dissect the cause of war leaves us open for the next installment. Chris Hedges
[ Cause Dissect Failure Installment Leaves Next Open Us War]
I will not be discouraged by failure; I will not be elated by success. Joseph Barber Lightfoot
[ Discouraged Elated Failure Success Will]
What we have most to fear is failure of the heart. Sonia Johnson
[ Failure Fear Heart Most]
Sound character provides the power with which a person may ride the emergencies of life instead of being overwhelmed by them. Failure is... the highway to success. Og Mandino
[ Being Character Emergencies Failure Highway Instead Life May Overwhelmed Person Power Provides Ride Sound Success Them Which]
If you want to increase your success rate, double your failure rate. Thomas John Watson, Sr.
[ Double Failure Increase Rate Success Want Your]
To begin to think with purpose, is to enter the ranks of those strong ones who only recognize failure as one of the pathways to attainment. James Lane Allen
[ Attainment Begin Enter Failure Ones Only Pathways Purpose Ranks Recognize Strong Think Those]
I never see failure as failure, but only as the game I must play and win. Tom Hopkins
[ Failure Game Must Never Only Play See Win]
I'm hopeful. I know there is a lot of ambition in Washington, obviously. But I hope the ambitious realize that they are more likely to succeed with success as opposed to failure. George W. Bush
[ Ambition Ambitious Failure Hope Hopeful Know Likely Lot More Obviously Opposed Realize Succeed Success Washington]
Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement. C. S. Lewis
[ Achievement Failures Finger Posts Road]
The only failure is not to try. George Clooney
[ Failure Only Try]
Failure is success if we learn from it. Malcolm Forbes Success
[ Failure Learn Success]
You can't be afraid of failure and you can't be afraid of success, because either one gets in the way of your work. Dave Van Ronk
[ Afraid Because Either Failure Gets Success Way Work Your]
We can't have a failure in Iraq, but we also can't be there for the next 10 years because if we are, it's going to become, I think, a failure in and of itself. Dennis Ross
[ Also Because Become Failure Going Iraq Itself Next Think Years]
Mass transportation is doomed to failure in North America because a person's car is the only place where he can be alone and think. Marshall McLuhan
[ Alone America Because Car Doomed Failure Mass North Only Person Place Think Transportation Where]
Spend enough time around success and failure, and you learn a reverence for possibility. Dale Dauten
[ Around Enough Failure Learn Possibility Reverence Spend Success Time]
Success is simply a matter of luck. Ask any failure. Earl Wilson Success
[ Any Ask Failure Luck Matter Simply Success]
Other countries, such as Israel, successfully employ behavior detection techniques at their airports, but the bloated, ineffective bureaucracy of TSA has produced another security failure for U.S. transportation systems. John Mica
[ Airports Another Behavior Bloated Bureaucracy Countries Detection Employ Failure Ineffective Israel Other Produced Security Successfully Such Systems Techniques Their Transportation]
Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed on an equal or greater benefit. Napoleon Hill
[ Adversity Benefit Carries Equal Every Failure Greater Heartache Seed]
Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail their failure must be but a challenge to others. Amelia Earhart
[ Challenge Fail Failure Men Must Others Their Things Tried Try Women]
A love of nature is a consolation against failure. Berthe Morisot
[ Against Consolation Failure Love Nature]
I'm proof against that word failure. I've seen behind it. The only failure a man ought to fear is failure of cleaving to the purpose he sees to be best. George Eliot
[ Against Behind Best Failure Fear Man Only Ought Proof Purpose Seen Sees Word]
The will to persevere is often the difference between failure and success. David Sarnoff
[ Between Difference Failure Often Persevere Success Will]
We are all of us failures, at least, the best of us are. James M. Barrie
[ Best Failures Least Us]
Failure is unfortunately as common as success. Sanjay Kumar
[ Common Failure Success Unfortunately]
I have a lack of fear, whereas in the past the fear of failure was a powerful motivator. Anyway, I have great expectations for the future, but I just don't know if I'm the monarch of all I survey. Sylvester Stallone
[ Anyway Expectations Failure Fear Future Great Just Know Lack Monarch Motivator Past Powerful Survey Whereas]
But if you look at WorldCom, which is the biggest failure to date, they grew dramatically, they were buying companies that were bigger than they were and they were doing it off inflated stock. Don Nickles
[ Bigger Biggest Buying Companies Date Doing Dramatically Failure Grew Inflated Look Off Stock Than Were Which Worldcom]
Achievement is not always success, while reputed failure often is. It is honest endeavor, persistent effort to do the best possible under any and all circumstances. Orison Swett Marden
[ Achievement Always Any Best Circumstances Effort Endeavor Failure Honest Often Persistent Possible Reputed Success Under While]
Fear of failure must never be a reason not to try something. Frederick Smith
[ Failure Fear Must Never Reason Something Try]
There is only one failure in life possible, and that is not to be true to the best one knows. George Eliot
[ Best Failure Knows Life Only Possible True]
My failure, during the first five or six years of my art training, to get set in the right direction, and the disappointment which it caused me, drove me the more persistently into writing as an alternative. Laurence Housman
[ Alternative Art Caused Direction Disappointment Drove During Failure First Five Get Into More Persistently Right Set Six Training Which Writing Years]
However things may seem, no evil thing is success and no good thing is failure. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Evil Failure Good However May Seem Success Thing Things]
Our system provides for a winner to take office on January 20th, and he is expected to take command of the ship of state. Failure to do so, characterized by hesitation and indecision, will harm the national interest. Richard V. Allen
[ Characterized Command Expected Failure Harm Hesitation Indecision Interest January National Office Our Provides Ship State System Take Will Winner]
The person interested in success has to learn to view failure as a healthy, inevitable part of the process of getting to the top. Joyce Brothers
[ Failure Getting Healthy Inevitable Interested Learn Part Person Process Success Top View]
I rise today to offer a formal and heartfelt apology to all the victims of lynching in our history, and for the failure of the United States Senate to take action when action was most needed. George Allen
[ Action Apology Failure Formal Heartfelt History Lynching Most Needed Offer Our Rise Senate States Take Today United Victims]
In a previous life I wrote the software that controlled my physics experiments. That software had to deal with all kinds of possible failures in equipment. That is probably where I learned to rely on multiple safety nets inside and around my systems. Wietse Venema
[ Around Controlled Deal Equipment Experiments Failures Had Inside Kinds Learned Life Multiple Nets Physics Possible Previous Probably Rely Safety Software Systems Where Wrote]
Optimism is a kind of heart stimulant - the digitalis of failure. Elbert Hubbard
[ Failure Heart Kind Optimism Stimulant]
The success or failure of a life, as far as posterity goes, seems to lie in the more or less luck of seizing the right moment of escape. Alice James
[ Escape Failure Far Goes Less Lie Life Luck Moment More Posterity Right Seems Seizing Success]
The failure of women to produce genius of the first rank in most of the supreme forms of human effort has been used to block the way of all women of talent and ambition for intellectual achievement. Anna Garlin Spencer
[ Achievement Ambition Been Block Effort Failure First Forms Genius Human Intellectual Most Produce Rank Supreme Talent Used Way Women]
As kids we're not taught how to deal with success; we're taught how to deal with failure. If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. If at first you succeed, then what? Charlie Sheen
[ Again Deal Failure First How Kids Succeed Success Taught Then Try]
An inventor fails 999 times, and if he succeeds once, he's in. He treats his failures simply as practice shots. Charles Kettering
[ Fails Failures His Inventor Once Practice Shots Simply Succeeds Times Treats]
Failure happens all the time. It happens every day in practice. What makes you better is how you react to it. Mia Hamm
[ Better Day Every Failure Happens How Makes Practice React Time]
The Soviet Union has indeed been our greatest menace, not so much because of what it has done, but because of the excuses it has provided us for our failures. J. William Fulbright
[ Because Been Done Excuses Failures Greatest Indeed Menace Much Our Provided Soviet Union Us]
Unless we practice conservation, those who come after us will have to pay the price of misery, degradation, and failure for the progress and prosperity of our day. Gifford Pinchot
[ After Come Conservation Day Degradation Failure Misery Our Pay Practice Price Progress Prosperity Those Unless Us Will]
Success is not forever and failure isn't fatal. Don Shula
[ Failure Fatal Forever Success]
Failure is not fatal, but failure to change might be. John Wooden
[ Change Failure Fatal Might]
In politics, what begins in fear usually ends in failure. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
[ Begins Ends Failure Fear Politics Usually]
Ideology, politics and journalism, which luxuriate in failure, are impotent in the face of hope and joy. P. J. O'Rourke
[ Face Failure Hope Ideology Impotent Journalism Joy Politics Which]
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy. Tony Robbins
[ Actually Believe Come Created Enjoy Failure Foundation Frustration Laying Level Living New Now Past Understandings Were]
The defense of our democracy against the forces that threaten it from without has made some of its failures to function at home glaringly apparent. Wendell Willkie
[ Against Apparent Defense Democracy Failures Forces Function Glaringly Home Made Our Some Threaten Without]
Failure after long perseverance is much grander than never to have a striving good enough to be called a failure. George Eliot
[ After Called Enough Failure Good Grander Long Much Never Perseverance Striving Than]
There is only one real failure in life that is possible, and that is, not to be true to the best one knows. Frederic William Farrar
[ Best Failure Knows Life Only Possible Real True]
Ambition is the last refuge of the failure. Oscar Wilde
[ Ambition Failure Last Refuge]
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
[ Advice Could Done Example Failure Failures Men Mistake Much Never Oftener Precept Study Succeed Success Suppose Taught Them Through Well]
Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation there is sure to be failure. Confucius
[ Depends Failure Preparation Previous Success Such Sure Upon Without]
The rise of China as a new power is another great challenge for the US. Our failure to properly handle Germany and Japan earlier in the 20th century cost us and the world dearly. We must not make this same mistake with China. Steve Forbes
[ Another Century Challenge China Cost Dearly Earlier Failure Germany Great Handle Japan Make Mistake Must New Our Power Properly Rise Same Us World]
We need to teach the highly educated man that it is not a disgrace to fail and that he must analyze every failure to find its cause. He must learn how to fail intelligently, for failing is one of the greatest arts in the world. Charles Kettering
[ Analyze Arts Cause Disgrace Educated Every Fail Failing Failure Find Greatest Highly How Intelligently Learn Man Must Need Teach World]
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
[ Afford After Apart Arrange British Could During England Failure Had Hitler Hoped Invading Peace Possible Previous Provoke Question Risk Said Talks Turned Wished Year]
Hollywood... a city I was to come back to time and again, in sickness and in health, in success and in failure, with anticipation and with dread. Dirk Benedict
[ Again Anticipation Back City Come Dread Failure Health Hollywood Sickness Success Time]
The moral turpitude of the boys of today appears to center in their failure to concentrate on any particular objective long enough to obtain their maximum results. Major Taylor
[ Any Appears Boys Center Concentrate Enough Failure Long Maximum Moral Objective Obtain Particular Results Their Today]
Failure is the most terrible thing in our business. When we fail, the whole world knows about it. Desi Arnaz
[ Business Fail Failure Knows Most Our Terrible Thing Whole World]
Failure is a word that I simply don't accept. John H. Johnson
[ Accept Failure Simply Word]
It takes 10 million failures to find the right stuff. George Lindsey
[ Failures Find Million Right Stuff Takes]
Directly after the show people might have responded better to it, but who really knows. It did what it did and while it seems like a failure to most but it was a success for me and has given me so many opportunities. Justin Guarini
[ After Better Did Directly Failure Given Knows Many Might Most Opportunities Really Responded Seems Show Success While]
Failure too is a form of death. Graham Greene
[ Death Failure Form Too]
The intelligence failures with respect to Iraq were massive and have damaged our credibility around the world. Carl Levin
[ Around Credibility Damaged Failures Intelligence Iraq Massive Our Respect Were World]
If you're not a born-again Christian, you're a failure as a human being. Jerry Falwell
[ Being Born-Again Christian Failure Human]
The point is not to take the world's opinion as a guiding star but to go one's way in life and working unerringly, neither depressed by failure nor seduced by applause. Gustav Mahler
[ Applause Depressed Failure Go Guiding Life Neither Nor Opinion Point Seduced Star Take Way Working World]
I've tried to handle winning well, so that maybe we'll win again, but I've also tried to handle failure well. If those serve as good examples for teachers and kids, then I hope that would be a contribution I have made to sport. Not just basketball, but to sport. Mike Krzyzewski
[ Again Also Basketball Contribution Examples Failure Good Handle Hope Just Kids Made Maybe Serve Sport Teachers Then Those Tried Well Win Winning Would]
Pharmaceutical companies are enjoying unprecedented profits and access with this Administration. Yet the Republicans' prescription drug plan for seniors has been a colossal failure, and over 43 million Americans wake up every morning without health insurance. Jim Clyburn
[ Access Administration Americans Been Colossal Companies Enjoying Every Failure Health Insurance Million Morning Over Pharmaceutical Plan Prescription Profits Republicans Seniors Unprecedented Up Wake Without Yet]
There would seem to be a limit, even for an art preoccupied with boundaries and transgressions, beyond which a work reaches its breaking point and becomes an actual failure, a mere experimentation. Brian Ferneyhough
[ Actual Art Becomes Beyond Boundaries Breaking Even Experimentation Failure Limit Mere Point Preoccupied Reaches Seem Transgressions Which Work Would]
Most people think of success and failure as opposites, but they both are products of the same process. Roger von Oech
[ Both Failure Most Opposites Process Products Same Success Think]
All human actions are equivalent... and all are on principle doomed to failure. Carl Sandburg
[ Actions Doomed Equivalent Failure Human Principle]
The failure of the system to deal quickly was attributable to Nixon's lying, stonewalling and refusal to come clean. So it took 26 months for the final truth to be known. Bob Woodward
[ Attributable Clean Come Deal Failure Final Known Lying Months Nixon Quickly Refusal System Took Truth]
Sometimes people call me a success for all the reasons that make me think I'm a failure. William Hurt
[ Call Failure Make Reasons Sometimes Success Think]
People in their handlings of affairs often fail when they are about to succeed. If one remains as careful at the end as he was at the beginning, there will be no failure. Lao Tzu
[ Affairs Beginning Careful End Fail Failure Often Remains Succeed Their Will]
Mohammed was not an apparent failure. He was a dazzling success, politically as well as spiritually, and Islam went from strength to strength to strength. Karen Armstrong
[ Apparent Dazzling Failure Islam Mohammed Politically Spiritually Strength Success Well Went]
Having in my life been bitten by the jaws of both victory and defeat, I must rush to add that success is to failure as butter pecan ice cream is to death. Rupert Holmes
[ Add Been Bitten Both Butter Cream Death Defeat Failure Having Ice Jaws Life Must Rush Success Victory]
The assertion of failure coming from such persons does not mean that Mr. Mill failed to promote the practical success of those objects the advocacy of which forms the chief feature of his political writings. Millicent Fawcett
[ Advocacy Assertion Chief Coming Does Failed Failure Feature Forms His Mean Mill Mr Objects Persons Political Practical Promote Success Such Those Which Writings]
It's probably foolish to expect relationships to go on forever and to say that because something only lasts 10 years, it's a failure. James Taylor
[ Because Expect Failure Foolish Forever Go Lasts Only Probably Relationships Say Something Years]
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others. Jules Renard
[ Also Failure Laziness Only Others Our Punishment Success]
Students rarely disappoint teachers who assure them in advance that they are doomed to failure. Sidney Hook
[ Advance Assure Disappoint Doomed Failure Rarely Students Teachers Them]
The more control you have over your life, the more responsible you feel for your own success - or failure. Arthur C. Brooks
[ Control Failure Feel Life More Over Own Responsible Success Your]
A man can fail many times, but he isn't a failure until he begins to blame somebody else. John Burroughs
[ Begins Blame Else Fail Failure Man Many Somebody Times Until]
In retrospect there were failures enough to go around. There were failures before the storm and failures after the storm. Jeff Sessions
[ After Around Before Enough Failures Go Retrospect Storm Were]
I don't know many people, if any, who have had some straight line toward success. I mean, they start here, they work hard, they've got what it takes, and they just go straight to the top over some number of years. Most people get a little failure. Sam Donaldson
[ Any Failure Get Go Got Had Hard Here Just Know Line Little Many Mean Most Number Over Some Start Straight Success Takes Top Toward Work Years]
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail. Napoleon Hill Business
[ Because Creating Fail Failure Lack Majority Meet Men New Persistence Place Plans Take Their Those Which]
If you're the type of person who has to fulfill your dreams, you've gotta be resourceful to make sure you can do it. I came out to California when I was 21, thinking my New York credentials would take me all the way. I came back home a year later all dejected and a failure. Vin Diesel
[ Back California Came Credentials Dejected Dreams Failure Fulfill Gotta Home Later Make New Out Person Resourceful Sure Take Thinking Type Way Would Year York Your]
Don't fear failure so much that you refuse to try new things. The saddest summary of a life contains three descriptions: could have, might have, and should have. Louis E. Boone
[ Contains Could Descriptions Failure Fear Life Might Much New Refuse Saddest Should Summary Things Three Try]
Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another. Napoleon Hill
[ Another Because Before Either Failure Influence Mind Plant Seed Speak Success Think Twice Will Words Your]
Before this government came to power, many failing schools were simply allowed to drift on in a pattern of continuing failure. The government is determined to break that pattern and is successfully doing so. Estelle Morris
[ Allowed Before Break Came Continuing Determined Doing Drift Failing Failure Government Many Pattern Power Schools Simply Successfully Were]
It is wise to keep in mind that neither success nor failure is ever final. Roger Babson
[ Ever Failure Final Keep Mind Neither Nor Success Wise]
Americans, who make more of marrying for love than any other people, also break up more of their marriages, but the figure reflects not so much the failure of love as the determination of people not to live without it. Morton Hunt
[ Also Americans Any Break Determination Failure Figure Live Love Make Marriages Marrying More Much Other Reflects Than Their Up Without]
I think somehow you need to get to a certain point in your life where the notion of failure is absurd. Jeff Tweedy
[ Absurd Certain Failure Get Life Need Notion Point Somehow Think Where Your]
The season of failure is the best time for sowing the seeds of success. Paramahansa Yogananda
[ Best Failure Season Seeds Sowing Success Time]
All that is necessary to break the spell of inertia and frustration is this: Act as if it were impossible to fail. That is the talisman, the formula, the command of right about face which turns us from failure to success. Dorthea Brande
[ Act Break Command Face Fail Failure Formula Frustration Impossible Inertia Necessary Right Spell Success Turns Us Were Which]
Greatly begin. Though thou have time, but for a line, be that sublime. Not failure, but low aim is crime. James Russell Lowell
[ Aim Begin Crime Failure Greatly Line Low Sublime Thou Though Time]
Never permit failure to become a habit. William Frederick Book
[ Become Failure Habit Never Permit]
Our achievements speak for themselves. What we have to keep track of are our failures, discouragements and doubts. We tend to forget the past difficulties, the many false starts, and the painful groping. Ethel Barrymore
[ Achievements Difficulties Doubts Failures False Forget Keep Many Our Painful Past Speak Starts Tend Themselves Track]
Sometimes you're not even sure which of your stories were failures. There are things I've written that I thought were complete catastrophes when I finished with them that have gone on to generate some of my most positive feedback. Len Wein
[ Catastrophes Complete Even Failures Feedback Finished Generate Gone Most Positive Some Sometimes Stories Sure Them Things Thought Were Which Written Your]
Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure. Thomas A. Edison
[ Failure Man Satisfied Show Thoroughly Will]
I really don't think life is about the I-could-have-beens. Life is only about the I-tried-to-do. I don't mind the failure but I can't imagine that I'd forgive myself if I didn't try. Nikki Giovanni
[ Failure Forgive Imagine Life Mind Myself Only Really Think Try]
Well, I think that there's a very thin dividing line between success and failure. And I think if you start a business without financial backing, you're likely to go the wrong side of that dividing line. Richard Branson
[ Backing Between Business Dividing Failure Financial Go Likely Line Side Start Success Thin Think Very Well Without Wrong]
A man who has never made a woman angry is a failure in life. Christopher Morley Anger
[ Angry Failure Life Made Man Never Woman]
Failures to heroic minds are the stepping stones to success. Thomas Chandler Haliburton
[ Failures Heroic Minds Stepping Stones Success]
There is no failure except in no longer trying. There is no defeat except from within, no really insurmountable barrier save our own inherent weakness of purpose. Kin Hubbard
[ Barrier Defeat Except Failure Inherent Insurmountable Longer Our Own Purpose Really Save Trying Weakness Within]
But if you have a solid walk with the Lord, then you won't fear that failure. Cliff Richard
[ Failure Fear Lord Solid Then Walk Won]
I just think that it's maybe fashionable today to try to take individual actions and individual failures and take the broadest possible brush and try to paint a company. Lee Scott
[ Actions Broadest Brush Company Failures Fashionable Individual Just Maybe Paint Possible Take Think Today Try]
It must not be forgotten in fairness to the National Government that apartheid is not just a policy of oppression but an attempt - in my opinion an attempt doomed to failure - to find an alternative to a policy of racial integration which is fair to both white and black. Harry Oppenheimer
[ Alternative Apartheid Attempt Black Both Doomed Failure Fair Fairness Find Forgotten Government Integration Just Must National Opinion Oppression Policy Racial Which White]
Yes, risk taking is inherently failure-prone. Otherwise, it would be called sure-thing-taking. Jim McMahon
[ Called Inherently Otherwise Risk Taking Would Yes]
Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm. Winston Churchill Success
[ Consists Enthusiasm Failure Going Loss Success Without]
By virtually any measure, the record of the Republican Majority is an appalling failure. Sheila Jackson Lee
[ Any Appalling Failure Majority Measure Record Republican Virtually]
Keep in mind that neither success nor failure is ever final. Roger Babson
[ Ever Failure Final Keep Mind Neither Nor Success]
Any man who has $10,000 left when he dies is a failure. Errol Flynn Death
[ Any Dies Failure Left Man]
It has always seemed strange to me... the things we admire in men, kindness and generosity, openness, honesty, understanding and feeling, are the concomitants of failure in our system. And those traits we detest, sharpness, greed, acquisitiveness, meanness, egotism and self-interest, are the traits of success. And while men admire the quality of the first they love the produce of the second. John Steinbeck
[ Admire Always Detest Egotism Failure Feeling First Generosity Greed Honesty Kindness Love Meanness Men Openness Our Produce Quality Second Seemed Self-Interest Sharpness Strange Success System Things Those Traits Understanding ]
Failure is not fatal; victory is not success. Tony Richardson
[ Failure Fatal Success Victory]
Civilization is a failure. We need to think what we can do together in love and peace. Serj Tankian
[ Civilization Failure Love Need Peace Think Together]
A real failure does not need an excuse. It is an end in itself. Gertrude Stein
[ Does End Excuse Failure Itself Need Real]
I fear that our true motivation is about oil and our own flailing economy; about the failure to destroy Al Qaeda and about revenge. Dave Matthews
[ Al Destroy Economy Failure Fear Flailing Motivation Oil Our Own Qaeda Revenge True]
A man can get discouraged many times but he is not a failure until he begins to blame somebody else and stops trying. John Burroughs
[ Begins Blame Discouraged Else Failure Get Man Many Somebody Stops Times Trying Until]
Every adversity, every failure, and every heartache, carries with it the Seed of an equivalent or greater Benefit. Napolean Hill
[ Adversity Benefit Carries Equivalent Every Failure Greater Heartache Seed]
Success is more dangerous than failure, the ripples break over a wider coastline. Graham Greene
[ Break Coastline Dangerous Failure More Over Ripples Success Than Wider]
You always pass failure on your way to success. Mickey Rooney
[ Always Failure Pass Success Way Your]
You will be a failure, until you impress the subconscious with the conviction you are a success. This is done by making an affirmation which "clicks." Florence Scovel Shinn
[ Affirmation Clicks Conviction Done Failure Impress Making Subconscious Success Until Which Will]
Failure is simply the non-presence of success. But a fiasco is a disaster of mythic proportions. Orlando Bloom
[ Disaster Failure Fiasco Mythic Proportions Simply Success]
Women, like men, should try to do the impossible. And when they fail, their failure should be a challenge to others. Amelia Earhart
[ Challenge Fail Failure Impossible Men Others Should Their Try Women]
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
[ Beginning Better Career Failure Learn Life More Some Sometimes Success Than Ways Your]
The most basic obligation we have to our veterans is that we keep the promises that were made to them. That is what makes the recent failures of the Veterans Administration so shameful. Doc Hastings
[ Administration Basic Failures Keep Made Makes Most Obligation Our Promises Recent Shameful Them Veterans Were]
There is no loneliness greater than the loneliness of a failure. The failure is a stranger in his own house. Eric Hoffer
[ Failure Greater His House Loneliness Own Stranger Than]
Failure seldom stops you. What stops you is the fear of failure. Jack Lemmon
[ Failure Fear Seldom Stops]
We all struggle with our failure to communicate and our failure to reach beyond fear to love people. Mira Sorvino
[ Beyond Communicate Failure Fear Love Our Reach Struggle]
Mr. Gonzales' failure to respond to questions legitimately posed to him by the Senate raises grave doubts in my mind as to his fitness to serve the people of the United States as their Attorney General. Daniel Inouye
[ Attorney Doubts Failure Fitness General Gonzales Grave Him His Legitimately Mind Mr Posed Questions Raises Respond Senate Serve States Their United]
Failure has gone to his head. Wilson Mizner
[ Failure Gone Head His]
Failure is a word unknown to me. Muhammad Ali Jinnah
[ Failure Unknown Word]
Man's sin is in his failure to live what he is. Being the master of the earth, man forgets that he is the servant of God. Abraham Joshua Heschel
[ Being Earth Failure Forgets God His Live Man Master Servant Sin]
The theory seems to be that as long as a man is a failure he is one of God's children, but that as soon as he succeeds he is taken over by the Devil. H. L. Mencken
[ Children Devil Failure God Long Man Over Seems Soon Succeeds Taken Theory]
For after my marriage I had made various attempts to write fiction. They were clearly failures. Mary A. Ward
[ After Attempts Clearly Failures Fiction Had Made Marriage Various Were Write]
Y'know, the real reason why I was such a failure in the sense of being unable to make any sort of a living was because I was really not motivated. I had no motivation. Paul Twitchell
[ Any Because Being Failure Had Know Living Make Motivated Motivation Real Really Reason Sense Sort Such Unable Why]
Failure comes only when we forget our ideals and objectives and principles. Jawaharlal Nehru
[ Comes Failure Forget Ideals Objectives Only Our Principles]
Kindness and intelligence don't always deliver us from the pitfalls and traps: there are always failures of love, of will, of imagination. There is no way to take the danger out of human relationships. Barbara Grizzuti Harrison
[ Always Danger Deliver Failures Human Imagination Intelligence Kindness Love Out Pitfalls Relationships Take Traps Us Way Will]
You cannot climb the ladder of success dressed in the costume of failure. Zig Ziglar
[ Cannot Climb Costume Dressed Failure Ladder Success]
Most of the work performed by a development engineer results in failure. Koichi Tanaka
[ Development Engineer Failure Most Performed Results Work]
In a total work, the failures have their not unimportant place. May Sarton
[ Failures Place Their Total Unimportant Work]
And every now and then people find the bugs, and they interpret those as cool failures in the Sims terms. For them it's like a treasure hunt, you know. Will Wright
[ Bugs Cool Every Failures Find Hunt Interpret Know Now Sims Terms Them Then Those Treasure]
The dream is real, my friends. The failure to realize it is the only unreality. Toni Cade Bambara
[ Dream Failure Friends Only Real Realize Unreality]
To begin to think with purpose, is to enter the ranks of those strong ones who only recognize failure as one of the pathways to attainment. James Allen
[ Attainment Begin Enter Failure Ones Only Pathways Purpose Ranks Recognize Strong Think Those]
In Iraq we must succeed. Failure is not an option. Zbigniew Brzezinski
[ Failure Iraq Must Option Succeed]
Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently. Henry Ford Intelligence
[ Again Begin Failure Intelligently More Opportunity Simply Time]
You learn just as much from your failures. Sometimes you love your failures even more. Tina Weymouth
[ Even Failures Just Learn Love More Much Sometimes Your]
Life is the only art that we are required to practice without preparation, and without being allowed the preliminary trials, the failures and botches, that are essential for training. Lewis Mumford
[ Allowed Art Being Essential Failures Life Only Practice Preliminary Preparation Required Training Trials Without]
I believe only in art and failure. Jane Rule
[ Art Believe Failure Only]
A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn to glorious success. Elbert Hubbard
[ Effort Failure Glorious Hopeless Little May More Persistence Seemed Success Turn]
The success and the failure are not my concern, but His. Joseph Barber Lightfoot
[ Concern Failure His Success]
The main failure of education is that it has not prepared people to comprehend matters concerning human destiny. Norman Cousins
[ Comprehend Concerning Destiny Education Failure Human Main Matters Prepared]
No failure in America, whether of love or money, is ever simple; it is always a kind of betrayal, of a mass of shadowy, shared hopes. Greil Marcus
[ Always America Betrayal Ever Failure Hopes Kind Love Mass Money Shadowy Shared Simple Whether]
Without failure there is no sweetness in success. There's no understanding of it. Glenn Beck
[ Failure Success Sweetness Understanding Without]
War is something Arafat sends others to do for him. That is, the poor souls who believe in him. This pompous incompetent caused the failure of the Camp David negotiations, Clinton's mediation. Oriana Fallaci
[ Arafat Believe Camp Caused Clinton David Failure Him Incompetent Mediation Negotiations Others Pompous Poor Sends Something Souls War]
America traditionally represents the greatest possibility of someone's going from nothing to something. Why? In theory, if not practice, the government stays out of the way and lets individuals take risks and reap rewards or accept the consequences of failure. We call this capitalism - or, at least, we used to. Larry Elder
[ Accept America Call Capitalism Consequences Failure Going Government Greatest Individuals Least Lets Nothing Out Possibility Practice Reap Represents Rewards Risks Someone Something Stays Take Theory Traditionally Used Way Why]
Leadership is solving problems. The day soldiers stop bringing you their problems is the day you have stopped leading them. They have either lost confidence that you can help or concluded you do not care. Either case is a failure of leadership. Colin Powell
[ Bringing Care Case Concluded Confidence Day Either Failure Help Leadership Leading Lost Problems Soldiers Solving Stop Stopped Their Them]
There are millions of ways for people to die, if you number each vital organ, each ways it can fail, all the poisons from the earth and the sea which can cause these failures. Steven Brust
[ Cause Die Each Earth Fail Failures Millions Number Organ Poisons Sea These Vital Ways Which]
A failure is not always a mistake, it may simply be the best one can do under the circumstances. The real mistake is to stop trying. B. F. Skinner
[ Always Best Circumstances Failure May Mistake Real Simply Stop Trying Under]
Failures are like skinned knees, painful but superficial. Ross Perot
[ Failures Knees Painful Skinned Superficial]
No experience is a cause of success or failure. We do not suffer from the shock of our experiences, so-called trauma - but we make out of them just what suits our purposes. Alfred Adler
[ Cause Experience Experiences Failure Just Make Our Out Purposes Shock So-Called Success Suffer Suits Them Trauma]
Sometimes failure isn't an opportunity in disguise, it's just you. Doug Coupland
[ Disguise Failure Just Opportunity Sometimes]
I was never afraid of failure after that because, I think, coming that close to death you get kissed. With the years, the actual experience of course fades, but the flavor of it doesn't. I just had a real sense of what choice do I have but to live fully? Debra Winger
[ Actual Afraid After Because Choice Close Coming Course Death Experience Fades Failure Flavor Fully Get Had Just Kissed Live Never Real Sense Think Years]
I've criticized President Bush for his failure to use his veto pen. There's plenty of blame to go around. The question is how to solve problems. It's not bailouts. What made America great? Free markets, free enterprise, manufacturing, job creation. That's how we're gonna do it, not by enlarging government. Scott Brown
[ America Around Blame Bush Creation Criticized Enlarging Enterprise Failure Free Go Gonna Government Great His How Job Made Manufacturing Markets Pen Plenty President Problems Question Solve Use Veto]
Any critic is entitled to wrong judgments, of course. But certain lapses of judgment indicate the radical failure of an entire sensibility. Susan Sontag
[ Any Certain Course Critic Entire Entitled Failure Indicate Judgment Judgments Lapses Radical Sensibility Wrong]
In a sense it might even be said that our failure is to form habits: for, after all, habit is relative to a stereotyped world, and meantime it is only the roughness of the eye that makes two persons, things, situations, seem alike. Walter Pater
[ After Alike Even Eye Failure Form Habit Habits Makes Meantime Might Only Our Persons Relative Roughness Said Seem Sense Situations Stereotyped Things Two World]
The failure of women to have reached positions of leadership has been due in large part to social and professional discrimination. Rosalyn S. Yalow
[ Been Discrimination Due Failure Large Leadership Part Positions Professional Reached Social Women]
Criminals are never very amusing. It's because they're failures. Those who make real money aren't counted as criminals. This is a class distinction, not an ethical problem. Orson Welles
[ Amusing Because Class Counted Criminals Distinction Ethical Failures Make Money Never Problem Real Those Very]
This attempt to isolate cell constituents might have been a failure if they had been destroyed by the relative brutality of the technique employed. But this did not happen. Albert Claude
[ Attempt Been Brutality Cell Constituents Destroyed Did Employed Failure Had Happen Isolate Might Relative Technique]
It has always felt like a failure that Bjorn and I couldn't keep our family together. You never get it back, but to this day I don't regret splitting up. The reason behind our separation is one of those things I definitely don't want to go into! Agnetha Faltskog
[ Always Back Behind Bjorn Day Definitely Failure Family Felt Get Go Into Keep Never Our Reason Regret Separation Splitting Things Those Together Up Want]
Success or failure depends more upon attitude than upon capacity successful men act as though they have accomplished or are enjoying something. Soon it becomes a reality. Act, look, feel successful, conduct yourself accordingly, and you will be amazed at the positive results. William James
[ Accomplished Accordingly Act Amazed Attitude Becomes Capacity Conduct Depends Enjoying Failure Feel Look Men More Positive Reality Results Something Soon Success Successful Than Though Upon Will Yourself]
If you're doing your best, you won't have any time to worry about failure. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
[ Any Best Doing Failure Time Won Worry Your]
Restlessness is discontent and discontent is the first necessity of progress. Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure. Thomas A. Edison
[ Discontent Failure First Man Necessity Progress Restlessness Satisfied Show Thoroughly Will]
Of course, Third World leaders love you. By ascribing third world ills to First World sins, you absolve them of blame for their countries' failure to advance. John McCarthy
[ Absolve Advance Blame Countries Course Failure First Ills Leaders Love Sins Their Them Third World]
If a building looks better under construction than it does when finished, then it's a failure. Doug Coupland
[ Better Building Construction Does Failure Finished Looks Than Then Under]
After my spectacular failures, I could not be satisfied with an ordinary success. Mason Cooley
[ After Could Failures Ordinary Satisfied Spectacular Success]
If you don't fix latent failures in your system, you're asking for trouble. John Gould
[ Asking Failures Fix Latent System Trouble Your]
Not failure, but low aim is sin. Benjamin E. Mays
[ Aim Failure Low Sin]
Failure doesn't mean you are a failure it just means you haven't succeeded yet. Robert H. Schuller Business
[ Failure Haven Just Mean Means Succeeded Yet]
To harmonize the One with the Many, this is indeed a difficult adjustment, perhaps the most difficult of all, and so important, withal, that nations have perished from their failure to achieve it. Irving Babbitt
[ Achieve Adjustment Difficult Failure Harmonize Important Indeed Many Most Nations Perhaps Perished Their Withal]
Is anarchism possible? The failure of attempts to attain freedom does not mean the cause is lost. Johann Most
[ Anarchism Attain Attempts Cause Does Failure Freedom Lost Mean Possible]
Do not blame anybody for your mistakes and failures. Bernard Baruch
[ Anybody Blame Failures Mistakes Your]
First of all we have to recognize that despite all the problems - and in some cases failures - that this regime has been much more successful, much more resilient, than people had anticipated. Mitchell Reiss
[ Anticipated Been Cases Despite Failures First Had More Much Problems Recognize Regime Resilient Some Successful Than]
Heaven knows that I have done all that a mortal could do, to save the people, and the failure was not my fault, but the fault of others. Davy Crockett
[ Could Done Failure Fault Heaven Knows Mortal Others Save]
Even though some of the films I've made haven't been particularly commercial, I don't find them failures. Don Johnson
[ Been Commercial Even Failures Films Find Haven Made Particularly Some Them Though]
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
[ Character Churches Comparative Contrasted Country Distinctive Failure Good Must Often Our Production Struck Success Think Town]
Destiny: A tyrant's authority for crime and a fool's excuse for failure. Ambrose Bierce
[ Authority Crime Destiny Excuse Failure Fool Tyrant]
It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure. Bill Gates
[ Celebrate Failure Fine Heed Important Lessons More Success]
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street. Zig Ziglar
[ Dead-End Detour Failure Street]
The fact that The Bridge contains folk lore and other material suitable to the epic form need not therefore prove its failure as a long lyric poem, with interrelated sections. Hart Crane
[ Bridge Contains Epic Fact Failure Folk Form Interrelated Long Lore Lyric Material Need Other Poem Prove Sections Suitable Therefore]
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself. Charlie Chaplin
[ Courage Failure Fool Make Takes Unimportant Yourself]
War remains the decisive human failure. John Kenneth Galbraith
[ Decisive Failure Human Remains War]
A true friend is one who overlooks your failures and tolerates your success! Doug Larson
[ Failures Friend Overlooks Success Tolerates True Your]
Nothing fails like failure. Margaret Drabble
[ Fails Failure Nothing]
People in the business will stay with you through drugs and alcohol and divorces and insanity and everything else, but you have a failure, pal, and they don't want to know nothing about you! Don Johnson
[ Alcohol Business Divorces Else Everything Failure Insanity Know Nothing Pal Stay Through Want Will]
To me, all war is failure for humanity, though it often is a bounty for commerce. Mark Edwards
[ Bounty Commerce Failure Humanity Often Though War]
It takes two to make a marriage a success and only one to make it a failure. Herbert Samuel
[ Failure Make Marriage Only Success Takes Two]
American democracy must be a failure because it places the supreme authority in the hands of the poorest and most ignorant part of the society. Thomas Babington
[ American Authority Because Democracy Failure Hands Ignorant Most Must Part Places Poorest Society Supreme]
A life which does not go into action is a failure. Arnold J. Toynbee
[ Action Does Failure Go Into Life Which]
Failure is the key to success; each mistake teaches us something. Morihei Ueshiba
[ Each Failure Key Mistake Something Success Teaches Us]
Life is so fresh, life is every day so new if we are fighting, only for the best. Sometimes I think the only real satisfaction in life is failure, failure in your endeavor to do your best. Maude Adams
[ Best Day Endeavor Every Failure Fighting Fresh Life New Only Real Satisfaction Sometimes Think Your]
Every day is a new opportunity. You can build on yesterday's success or put its failures behind and start over again. That's the way life is, with a new game every day, and that's the way baseball is. Bob Feller
[ Again Baseball Behind Build Day Every Failures Game Life New Opportunity Over Put Start Success Way Yesterday]
The failure of academic feminists to recognize difference as a crucial strength is a failure to reach beyond the first patriarchal lesson. In our world, divide and conquer must become define and empower. Audre Lorde
[ Academic Become Beyond Conquer Crucial Define Difference Divide Empower Failure Feminists First Lesson Must Our Patriarchal Reach Recognize Strength World]
To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives. Denis Waitley
[ Concentrate Establish Failures Forget Lives Must Negatives Our Self-Esteem Successes True]
This is true enough, but success is the next best thing to happiness, and if you can't be happy as a success, it's very unlikely that you would find a deeper, truer happiness in failure. Michael Korda
[ Best Deeper Enough Failure Find Happiness Happy Next Success Thing True Truer Unlikely Very Would]
African Americans make up about 13 percent of the U.S. population but comprise 32 percent of patients treated for kidney failure, giving them a kidney failure rate that is 4.2 times greater than that of white Americans. Xavier Becerra
[ African Americans Comprise Failure Giving Greater Kidney Make Patients Percent Population Rate Than Them Times Treated Up White]
When runaway inflation and bank failures struck in Germany in the 1920s, the middle class was destroyed, which led directly to the rise of the Nazis. Nick Clooney
[ Bank Class Destroyed Directly Failures Germany Inflation Led Middle Rise Runaway Struck Which]
The only failure one should fear, is not hugging to the purpose they see as best. George Eliot
[ Best Failure Fear Hugging Only Purpose See Should]
There is no such thing as darkness; only a failure to see. Malcolm Muggeridge
[ Darkness Failure Only See Such Thing]
A failure establishes only this, that our determination to succeed was not strong enough. Christian Nestell Bovee
[ Determination Enough Establishes Failure Only Our Strong Succeed]
Attempt something so impossible that unless God is in it, it's doomed to failure. John Haggai
[ Attempt Doomed Failure God Impossible Something Unless]
But our energy woes are in many ways the result of classic market failures that can only be addressed through collective action, and government is the vehicle for collective action in a democracy. Sherwood Boehlert
[ Action Addressed Classic Collective Democracy Energy Failures Government Many Market Only Our Result Through Vehicle Ways Woes]
Translation is the art of failure. Umberto Eco
[ Art Failure Translation]
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
[ Anybody Bored Does Else Failures Know Maybe Something Started Why Writing]
Don't think of it as failure. Think of it as time-released success. Robert Orben
[ Failure Success Think]
With failure, you just try again. Judd Nelson
[ Again Failure Just Try]
Not failure, but low aim, is crime. James Russell Lowell
[ Aim Crime Failure Low]
Failure sometimes enlarges the spirit. You have to fall back upon humanity and God. Charles Horton Cooley
[ Back Enlarges Failure Fall God Humanity Sometimes Spirit Upon]
Through perseverance many people win success out of what seemed destined to be certain failure. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Certain Destined Failure Many Out Perseverance Seemed Success Through Win]
A person who doubts himself is like a man who would enlist in the ranks of his enemies and bear arms agains himself. He makes his failure certain by himself being the first person to be convinced of it. Ambrose Bierce
[ Arms Bear Being Certain Convinced Doubts Enemies Enlist Failure First Himself His Makes Man Person Ranks Would]
Our Founding Fathers crafted a constitutional Republic for the first time in the history of the world because they were shaping a form of government that would not have the failures of a democracy in it, but had the representation of democracy in it. Steve King
[ Because Constitutional Crafted Democracy Failures Fathers First Form Founding Government Had History Our Representation Republic Shaping Time Were World Would]
It is Basic Management 101 that if you reward failure you are going to get more failure, and if you want success you should reward success. But if you look at the way this administration has approached national security, they have kind of got that principle backwards. Chris Van Hollen
[ Administration Approached Backwards Basic Failure Get Going Got Kind Look Management More National Principle Reward Security Should Success Want Way]
Los Angeles was an impression of failure, of disappointment, of despair, and of oddly makeshift lives. This is California? I thought. Joseph Barbera
[ Angeles California Despair Disappointment Failure Impression Lives Los Oddly Thought]
My fault, my failure, is not in the passions I have, but in my lack of control of them. Jack Kerouac
[ Control Failure Fault Lack Passions Them]
Failure and its accompanying misery is for the artist his most vital source of creative energy. Montgomery Clift
[ Accompanying Artist Creative Energy Failure His Misery Most Source Vital]
No man can be a failure if he thinks he's a success; If he thinks he is a winner, then he is. Robert Service
[ Failure Man Success Then Thinks Winner]
We learn wisdom from failure much more than from success. We often discover what will do, by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery. Samuel Smiles
[ Discover Discovery Failure Finding Learn Made Mistake More Much Never Often Out Probably Success Than Will Wisdom]
Remember the two benefits of failure. First, if you do fail, you learn what doesn't work; and second, the failure gives you the opportunity to try a new approach. Roger von Oech
[ Approach Benefits Fail Failure First Gives Learn New Opportunity Remember Second Try Two Work]
I honestly think it is better to be a failure at something you love than to be a success at something you hate. George Burns Success
[ Better Failure Hate Honestly Love Something Success Than Think]
Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure... than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat. Theodore Roosevelt
[ Because Better Checkered Dare Defeat Enjoy Even Failure Far Glorious Gray Knows Live Mighty Much Neither Nor Poor Rank Spirits Suffer Than Things Those Though Triumphs Twilight Victory Win]
The very reasons sometimes that you make a film are the reasons for its failure. Sydney Pollack
[ Failure Film Make Reasons Sometimes Very]
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody. Bill Cosby Success
[ Everybody Failure Key Know Please Success Trying]
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure. Abraham Lincoln
[ Concern Content Failed Failure Great Whether Your]
It's a failure of national vision when you regard children as weapons, and talents as materials you can mine, assay, and fabricate for profit and defense. John Hersey
[ Children Defense Fabricate Failure Materials Mine National Profit Regard Talents Vision Weapons]
Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the true failure. George Edward Woodberry Success
[ Defeat Failure Failures Tried True Worst]
You cannot learn anything from success, you only learn from failure. Jim Dale
[ Anything Cannot Failure Learn Only Success]
My story of success and failure is not just about music and being famous. It's about living and loving and trying to find purpose in this crazy world. Wynonna Judd
[ Being Crazy Failure Famous Find Just Living Loving Music Purpose Story Success Trying World]
I saw why people died and how they died. I saw gunshot wounds and liver failure. It was a good learning experience, so I came regularly on weekends and holidays. Michael Baden
[ Came Died Experience Failure Good Holidays How Learning Liver Regularly Saw Weekends Why Wounds]
One of the great intellectual failures of the American intelligence community, and especially the counterterrorism community, is to assume if someone hasn't attacked us, it's because he can't or because we've defeated him. Michael Scheuer
[ American Assume Attacked Because Community Counterterrorism Defeated Especially Failures Great Hasn Him Intellectual Intelligence Someone Us]
They who have conquered doubt and fear have conquered failure. James Allen
[ Conquered Doubt Failure Fear]
Often the difference between a successful man and a failure is not one's better abilities or ideas, but the courage that one has to bet on his ideas, to take a calculated risk, and to act. Maxwell Maltz
[ Abilities Act Bet Better Between Calculated Courage Difference Failure His Ideas Man Often Risk Successful Take]
Success is usually the culmination of controlling failure. Sylvester Stallone
[ Controlling Culmination Failure Success Usually]
We create success or failure on the course primarily by our thoughts. Gary Player
[ Course Create Failure Our Primarily Success Thoughts]
Failure is not a crime. The crime is not trying. Ron Dellums
[ Crime Failure Trying]
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
[ African-American Among Because Been Endorse Failure Had Kerry Knew Leaders Out Put Reluctance Sen Several Were]
Failure is always an option. Adam Savage
[ Always Failure Option]
The only reason my work seems to be eclectic up to a certain period is because I was a failure as an actor. Hugh Grant
[ Actor Because Certain Eclectic Failure Only Period Reason Seems Up Work]
The failure of Christianity in the areas west from Sicily was even greater, and was increased by the spread of Arab outlooks and influence to that area, and especially to Spain. Carroll Quigley
[ Arab Area Areas Christianity Especially Even Failure Greater Increased Influence Sicily Spain Spread West]
It would be great to be able to pass on to someone all of the successes, the failures, and the knowledge that one has had. To help someone, avoid all the fire, pain and anxiety would be wonderful. Sylvester Stallone
[ Able Anxiety Avoid Failures Fire Great Had Help Knowledge Pain Pass Someone Successes Wonderful Would]
If Liberia has failed, then, it is no evidence of the failure of the Negro in government. It is merely evidence of the failure of slavery. Carter G. Woodson
[ Evidence Failed Failure Government Merely Negro Slavery Then]
The mere thought of divorce terrified me. To me, divorce symbolized failure. Annette Funicello
[ Divorce Failure Mere Symbolized Terrified Thought]
Educational institutes can no longer be prizes in church politics or furnish berths for failure in other walks of life. E. Franklin Frazier
[ Church Educational Failure Furnish Institutes Life Longer Other Politics Prizes Walks]
Foreign aid is neither a failure nor a panacea. It is, instead, an important tool of American policy that can serve the interests of the United States and the world if wisely administered. Lee H. Hamilton
[ Administered Aid American Failure Foreign Important Instead Interests Neither Nor Panacea Policy Serve States Tool United Wisely World]
Crime and bad lives are the measure of a State's failure, all crime in the end is the crime of the community. H. G. Wells
[ Bad Community Crime End Failure Lives Measure State]
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
[ Built Declined Equally Failure Glad Office Over Return Should Shows Success Superficial Surprised Winston Withdraw]
Failure is simply a few errors in judgment, repeated every day. Jim Rohn
[ Day Errors Every Failure Few Judgment Repeated Simply]
I know acts and I'm not going to name names but these people sold ten million copies the first time and the second album sells three million and it's considered a failure and they're dropped and that's really a shame. Gerry Beckley
[ Acts Album Considered Copies Dropped Failure First Going Know Million Name Names Really Second Sells Shame Sold Ten These Three Time]
There is something good in all seeming failures. You are not to see that now. Time will reveal it. Be patient. Sivananda
[ Failures Good Now Patient Reveal See Seeming Something Time Will]
As I said there is nothing wrong with failing. Pick yourself up and try it again. You never are going to know how good you really are until you go out and face failure. Henry Kravis
[ Again Face Failing Failure Go Going Good How Know Never Nothing Out Pick Really Said Try Until Up Wrong Yourself]
It's not necessary to fear the prospect of failure but to be determined not to fail. Jimmy Carter
[ Determined Fail Failure Fear Necessary Prospect]
We have forty million reasons for failure, but not a single excuse. Rudyard Kipling
[ Excuse Failure Forty Million Reasons Single]
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure. The way you think about a fact may defeat you before you ever do anything about it. You are overcome by the fact because you think you are. Norman Vincent Peale
[ Any Anything Attitude Because Before Defeat Determines Ever Facing Fact Failure Important May Our Overcome Success Think Toward Us Way]
What is more comforting to the terrorists around the world: the failure to pass the 9/11 legislation because we lacked 'a majority of the majority,' or putting aside partisan politics to enact tough new legislation with America's security foremost in mind? Rahm Emanuel
[ America Around Aside Because Comforting Enact Failure Foremost Lacked Legislation Majority Mind More New Partisan Pass Politics Putting Security Terrorists Tough World]
My only failure was the restaurant in Myrtle Beach. I kept it open for four years. It was in a tourist town, it was only busy four and half, five months of the year. But the bills kept coming all year. Mickey Gilley
[ Beach Bills Busy Coming Failure Five Four Half Kept Months Only Open Restaurant Tourist Town Year Years]
Do not brood over your past mistakes and failures as this will only fill your mind with grief, regret and depression. Do not repeat them in the future. Sivananda
[ Brood Depression Failures Fill Future Grief Mind Mistakes Only Over Past Regret Repeat Them Will Your]
I understand the harsh feelings and sentiments from my opponents and their supporters because I myself have been defeated twice in my political life in the past and I understand very well it is hard to accept your own failure. Chen Shui-bian
[ Accept Because Been Defeated Failure Feelings Hard Harsh Life Myself Opponents Own Past Political Sentiments Supporters Their Twice Understand Very Well Your]
Nothing succeeds, they say, like success. And certainly nothing fails like failure. Margaret Drabble
[ Certainly Fails Failure Nothing Say Succeeds Success]
Enjoy failure and learn from it. You can never learn from success. James Dyson
[ Enjoy Failure Learn Never Success]
It's best to have failure happen early in life. It wakes up the Phoenix bird in you so you rise from the ashes. Anne Baxter
[ Ashes Best Bird Early Failure Happen Life Phoenix Rise Up Wakes]
No man is a failure who is enjoying life. William Feather
[ Enjoying Failure Life Man]
Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses. George Washington Carver
[ Come Excuses Failures Habit Making Ninety-Nine Percent]
Failure to accord credit to anyone for what he may have done is a great weakness in any man. William Howard Taft
[ Accord Any Anyone Credit Done Failure Great Man May Weakness]
Pressure is a word that is misused in our vocabulary. When you start thinking of pressure, it's because you've started to think of failure. Tommy Lasorda
[ Because Failure Misused Our Pressure Start Started Think Thinking Vocabulary Word]
He who has conquered doubt and fear has conquered failure. James Lane Allen
[ Conquered Doubt Failure Fear]
So that the failures to pass a civil rights bill isn't because of Black Power, isn't because of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee; it's not because of the rebellions that are occurring in the major cities. Stokely Carmichael
[ Because Bill Black Cities Civil Committee Coordinating Failures Major Nonviolent Occurring Pass Power Rebellions Rights Student]
It's how you deal with failure that determines how you achieve success. Charlotte Whitton
[ Achieve Deal Determines Failure How Success]
This dullness of vision regarding the importance of the general welfare to the individual is the measure of the failure of our schools and churches to teach the spiritual significance of genuine democracy. Henry A. Wallace
[ Churches Democracy Dullness Failure General Genuine Importance Individual Measure Our Regarding Schools Significance Spiritual Teach Vision Welfare]
Every failure is a step to success. William Whewell
[ Every Failure Step Success]
With engineering, I view this year's failure as next year's opportunity to try it again. Failures are not something to be avoided. You want to have them happen as quickly as you can so you can make progress rapidly. Gordon Moore
[ Again Avoided Engineering Failure Failures Happen Make Next Opportunity Progress Quickly Rapidly Something Them Try View Want Year]
Failure's not a bad thing. It builds character. It makes you stronger. Billy Dee Williams
[ Bad Builds Character Failure Makes Stronger Thing]
You can't have any successes unless you can accept failure. George Cukor
[ Accept Any Failure Successes Unless]
What helped me most were my failures and slumps - when I couldn't get work, people weren't interested in me or had written me off. Frank Langella
[ Failures Get Had Helped Interested Most Off Slumps Were Weren Work Written]
At first I wasn't sure that I had the talent, but I did know I had a fear of failure, and that fear compelled me to fight off anything that might abet it. Gordon Parks
[ Anything Compelled Did Failure Fear Fight First Had Know Might Off Sure Talent]
The pressures are intense, because the rewards for success and the penalty for failure are more and more. Alan Hansen
[ Because Failure Intense More Penalty Pressures Rewards Success]
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure. Colin Powell Business
[ Failure Hard Learning Preparation Result Secrets Success Work]
In our tabulation of psychoanalytic results, we have classed those who stopped treatment together with those not improved. This appears to be reasonable; a patient who fails to finish his treatment, and is not improved, is surely a therapeutic failure. Hans Eysenck
[ Appears Classed Fails Failure Finish His Improved Our Patient Psychoanalytic Reasonable Results Stopped Surely Therapeutic Those Together Treatment]
Failure in the theater is more dramatic and uglier than any other form of writing. It costs so much, you feel so guilty. Lillian Hellman
[ Any Costs Dramatic Failure Feel Form Guilty More Much Other Than Theater Uglier Writing]
I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying. Michael Jordan
[ Accept Everyone Fails Failure Something Trying]
Over the next four years, we will be bold. We will be willing to experiment. We will not fear failure. Matt Blunt
[ Bold Experiment Failure Fear Four Next Over Will Willing Years]
Whatever failures I have known, whatever errors I have committed, whatever follies I have witnessed in private and public life have been the consequence of action without thought. Bernard Baruch
[ Action Been Committed Consequence Errors Failures Follies Known Life Private Public Thought Whatever Without Witnessed]
Taxation is the price we pay for failing to build a civilized society. The higher the tax level, the greater the failure. A centrally planned totalitarian state represents a complete defeat for the civilized world, while a totally voluntary society represents its ultimate success. Mark Skousen
[ Build Civilized Complete Defeat Failing Failure Greater Higher Level Pay Planned Price Represents Society State Success Tax Taxation Totalitarian Totally Ultimate Voluntary While World]
If at first you don't succeed, failure may be your style. Quentin Crisp
[ Failure First May Style Succeed Your]
The freedom to fail is vital if you're going to succeed. Most successful people fail from time to time, and it is a measure of their strength that failure merely propels them into some new attempt at success. Michael Korda
[ Attempt Fail Failure Freedom Going Into Measure Merely Most New Propels Some Strength Succeed Success Successful Their Them Time Vital]
The paranoiac is the exact image of the ruler. The only difference is their position in the world. One might even think the paranoiac the more impressive of the two because he is sufficient unto himself and cannot be shaken by failure. Elias Canetti
[ Because Cannot Difference Even Exact Failure Himself Image Impressive Might More Only Position Ruler Shaken Sufficient Their Think Two Unto World]
When I was about 15... I made my first attempt as a leading lady, and was, of course, a complete failure. Maude Adams
[ Attempt Complete Course Failure First Lady Leading Made]
Success is never final, but failure can be. Bill Parcells
[ Failure Final Never Success]
Definitely, it's a fear of failure that drives me. Jerry Bruckheimer
[ Definitely Drives Failure Fear]
The future of Conservatism lies in our beliefs and values, not by throwing them away. We need to shed associations that bind us to past failures, but hold faith with those things that make us Conservatives. Iain Duncan Smith
[ Associations Away Beliefs Bind Conservatism Conservatives Failures Faith Future Hold Lies Make Need Our Past Shed Them Things Those Throwing Us Values]
All war represents a failure of diplomacy. Tony Benn
[ Diplomacy Failure Represents War]
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day. Jim Rohn
[ Cataclysmic Day Errors Event Every Fail Failure Few Instead Judgement Overnight Repeated Single]
His advice to me is basically to just love what you do and don't let the fear of failure stop you. Oliver Hudson
[ Advice Basically Failure Fear His Just Love Stop]
I have always been pushed by the negative. The apparent failure of a play sends me back to my typewriter that very night, before the reviews are out. I am more compelled to get back to work than if I had a success. Tennessee Williams
[ Always Am Apparent Back Been Before Compelled Failure Get Had More Negative Night Out Play Pushed Reviews Sends Success Than Typewriter Very Work]
America's most dangerous diseases have developed an immunity to politics. We suffer not from a failure of political organization or power, but a failure of love. Cal Thomas
[ America Dangerous Developed Diseases Failure Immunity Love Most Organization Political Politics Power Suffer]
Is the proposed operation likely to succeed? What might the consequences of failure? Is it in the realm of practicability in terms of material and supplies? Chester W. Nimitz
[ Consequences Failure Likely Material Might Operation Proposed Realm Succeed Supplies Terms]
Don't be afraid of failure; be afraid of petty success. Maude Adams
[ Afraid Failure Petty Success]
Fear comes in two packages fear of failure, and sometimes, fear of success. Tom Kite
[ Comes Failure Fear Packages Sometimes Success Two]
Show me a good and gracious loser and I'll show you a failure. Knute Rockne
[ Failure Good Gracious Loser Show]
Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing. Denis Waitley
[ Avoid Being Dead Defeat Delay Detour Doing End Failure Nothing Only Our Saying Should Something Teacher Temporary Undertaker]
The Bush Administration's failure to be consistently involved in helping Israel achieve peace with the Palestinians has been both wrong for our friendship with Israel, as well as badly damaging to our standing in the Arab world. Barack Obama
[ Achieve Administration Arab Badly Been Both Bush Consistently Damaging Failure Friendship Helping Involved Israel Our Palestinians Peace Standing Well World Wrong]
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
[ Cannot Did Failures Get Him His Know Makes Man Mean Measure Must Out Them Use]
Our failure to properly deal with Germany and Japan early cost the world dearly later on. We dare not make the same mistake with China. Steve Forbes
[ China Cost Dare Deal Dearly Early Failure Germany Japan Later Make Mistake Our Properly Same World]
You accept failure as a possible outcome of some of the experiments. If you don't get failures, you're not pushing hard enough on the objectives. John Poindexter
[ Accept Enough Experiments Failure Failures Get Hard Objectives Outcome Possible Pushing Some]
If you try to do your best there is no failure. Mike Farrell
[ Best Failure Try Your]
All human actions are equivalent and all are on principle doomed to failure. Jean-Paul Sartre
[ Actions Doomed Equivalent Failure Human Principle]
I'd rather have huge success and huge failures than travel in the middle of the road. Kevyn Aucoin
[ Failures Huge Middle Rather Road Success Than Travel]
We are all failures at least, all the best of us are. J. M. Barrie
[ Best Failures Least Us]
I think success has no rules, but you can learn a great deal from failure. Jean Kerr
[ Deal Failure Great Learn Rules Success Think]
There are no mistakes or failures, only lessons. Denis Waitley
[ Failures Lessons Mistakes Only]
Remember that failure is an event, not a person. Zig Ziglar
[ Event Failure Person Remember]
My biggest failure is I have too many to talk about. Dean Kamen
[ Biggest Failure Many Talk Too]
The man who has done his level best... is a success, even though the world may write him down a failure. B. C. Forbes Success
[ Best Done Down Even Failure Him His Level Man May Success Though World Write]
So I try not to have any actual expectations for myself for any level of success or failure. Gavin DeGraw
[ Actual Any Expectations Failure Level Myself Success Try]
Success or failure in business is caused more by the mental attitude even than by mental capacities. Walter Scott Business
[ Attitude Business Capacities Caused Even Failure Mental More Success Than]
A failure is a man who has blundered, but is not able to cash in the experience. Elbert Hubbard
[ Able Blundered Cash Experience Failure Man]
Persistent people begin their success where others end in failure. Edward Eggleston
[ Begin End Failure Others Persistent Success Their Where]
Success is going from failure to failure without a loss of enthusiam. Winston Churchill Success
[ Failure Going Loss Success Without]
We climb to heaven most often on the ruins of our cherished plans, finding our failures were successes. Amos Bronson Alcott
[ Cherished Climb Failures Finding Heaven Most Often Our Plans Ruins Successes Were]
There is the greatest practical benefit in making a few failures early in life. Thomas Huxley
[ Benefit Early Failures Few Greatest Life Making Practical]
The miserable failures of capitalist economies in the Great Depression were root causes of worldwide social and political disasters. James Tobin
[ Capitalist Causes Depression Disasters Economies Failures Great Miserable Political Root Social Were Worldwide]
We need to accept that we won't always make the right decisions, that we'll screw up royally sometimes - understanding that failure is not the opposite of success, it's part of success. Arianna Huffington
[ Accept Always Decisions Failure Make Need Opposite Part Right Screw Sometimes Success Understanding Up Won]
When we can begin to take our failures seriously, it means we are ceasing to be afraid of them. It is of immense importance to learn to laugh at ourselves. Katherine Mansfield
[ Afraid Begin Ceasing Failures Immense Importance Laugh Learn Means Our Ourselves Seriously Take Them]
Before success comes in any man's life, he's sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing to do is to quit. That's exactly what the majority of men do. Napoleon Hill
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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. Mary Kay Ash
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