Inspirational Quotes to Overcome Failure

By vikas
Feb 3rd, 2012
Inspiration Quotes

Inspirational Quotes : Life’s real failure is when you do not realize how close you were to success when you gave up.

  • “Before success comes in any man’s life, he is sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps, some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and most logical thing to do is to quit. That is exactly what the majority of men do.” – Roger Crawford
  • “I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” – Thomas Alva Edison
  • “I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. Twenty-six times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” –Michael Jordan
  • “Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.” – Sir Winston Churchill
  • “There are two kinds of failures: those who thought and never did, and those who did and never thought.” – Laurence J. Peter
  • “Being challenged in life is inevitable, being defeated is optional.” – Ernest Hemingway
  • “But man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed but not defeated.” – James A. Michener
  • “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
  • “Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, only this time more wisely.” – Henry Ford
  • “All my successes have been built on my failures.”- Benjamin Disraeli
  • “There is no failure except in no longer trying.”- Elbert Hubbard
  • “No man is ever whipped until he quits – in his own mind.” – Napoleon Hill
  • “If you have made mistakes, even serious ones, there is always another chance for you. What we call failure is not the falling down, but the staying down.” – Mary Pickford
  • “Failure doesn’t mean you are a failure…it just means you haven’t succeeded yet. ” – Robert Schuller
  • “The only time you don’t fail is the last time you try anything – and it works. ” – William Strong
  • “Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising every time we fail.” – Confucius
  • “But there is suffering in life, and there are defeats. No one can avoid them. But it’s better to lose some of the battles in the struggles for your dreams than to be defeated without ever knowing what you’re fighting for.” – Paulo Coelho
  • “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
  • “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
  • “Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.” – Robert F. Kennedy

Inspirational Quotes

About the Author

- Co-Founder of IdleBrains is a software engineer by profession. Other interests are Playing and watching Cricket, reading finance news.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

facebook comments: