Failure Quotes, Sayings about failing

Failure comes from fear. Success comes from boldness and persistence.”
– Debasish Mridha

If you try, you’ve got a chance at succeeding. Failure isn’t guaranteed. If you don’t even try at all, you’ve already failed.
– Christi Barth

If at first you don’t succeed, failure may be your style.
– Quentin Crisp

The failures and disappointment we sometimes encounter should never stop us from trying again. The lessons are valuable for what lies ahead.
– Lailah Gifty Akita

Failure is a sign post, directing the right road for life’s journey.
– Lailah Gifty Akita

Failure is not defeat. It is the start of lifelong learning adventure.
– Lailah Gifty Akita

Failure is not the end of life. It is the beginning of a greater success, if thy will persist.
– Lailah Gifty Akita

Failure teaches us the most important life lesson; it’s how we find our true character.
– J.C. Phillips

To failure at something is an attempt to succeed. Be strong and try again.
– Lailah Gifty Akita

I have missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I have lost almost 300 games. 26 times Ihave been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I have failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.
– Michael Jordan

Keep in mind that our community is not composed of those who are already saints, but of those who are trying to become saints. Therefore let us be extremely patient with each other’s faults and failures.
– Mother Teresa

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

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

The deepest human defeat suffered by human beings is constituted by the difference between what one was capable of becoming and what one has in fact become.
– Ashley Montagu

Good people are good because they’ve come to wisdom through failure. We get very little wisdom from success, you know.
– William Saroyan

Don’t be afraid of missing opportunities. Behind every failure is an opportunity somebody wishes they had missed.
– Lily Tomlin

There is something good in all seeming failures. You are not to see that now. Time will reveal it. Be patient.
– Swami Sivananda

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

A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent in doing nothing.
– George Bernard Shaw

Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
– Thomas Alva Edison