Failure is a reality that most people dread and never want to associate with, but it is an inevitable part of life. In fact, it is a very important process that opens the mind for success.
Growth in life can never be achieved without failure. Don’t be fooled by the messages encouraging you to avoid failure and be perfect. It is through failure that you learn to do better. You must embrace your failure and learn how to be better from it.
With these quotes, you will be motivated to see your failures from a better perspective. Failure is a path to success, only if you choose to learn from it. Remember that you have only failed when you fail to learn from your mistakes.
“I have not failed, I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” — Thomas Alva Edison
“Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” — Winston Churchill
“Successful people don’t fear failure but understand that it’s necessary to learn and grow from.” — Robert Kiyosaki
“The secret of life is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.” — Paulo Coelho
“Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.” — Napoleon Hill
“Failure is a detour; not a dead-end street.” — Zig Ziglar
“It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all – in which case, you fail by default.” — J.K. Rowling
“I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again. That is why I succeed.” — Michael Jordan
“Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.” — Robert Kennedy
“Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. It is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead-end street.” — William A. Ward
“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 fear failure — not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.” — Bruce Lee
“Winners are not afraid of losing. But losers are. Failure is part of the process of success. People who avoid failure also avoid success.” — Robert T. Kiyosaki
“Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit.” — Napoleon Hill
“Failure is so important. We speak about success all the time. It is the ability to resist failure or use failure that often leads to greater success. I’ve met people who don’t want to try for fear of failing.”— J.K. Rowling
“No human ever became interesting by not failing. The more you fail and recover and improve, the better you are as a person. Ever meet someone who’s always had everything work out for them with zero struggle? They usually have the depth of a puddle. Or they don’t exist.” —Chris Hardwick
“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.” —Truman Capote
“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
“Don’t worry about failures, worry about the chances you miss when you don’t even try.” —Jack Canfield
“It’s not how far you fall, but how high you bounce that counts.” — Zig Ziglar
From these words of Zig “It’s not how far you fall, but how high you bounce that counts,” comes my next blog post: “The Rubber Ball.” Anticipate.