Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Success and Failure.

The repository contains 138 quotes in the category “Success and Failure.”
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To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.

Cicero
106 A.D. — 43

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius
551 — 479 B.C.

Have no fear of perfection. You’ll never reach it.

Salvador Dalí
1904 — 1989

Success in life comes not from having the right cards, but from playing bad ones properly.

Joshua Dool

In order to achieve anything you must be brave enough to fail.

Kirk Douglas
1916 —     

You know what I think about success? It sucks too much cess.

Eminem
1972 —     

Sweat plus sacrifice equals success.

Charles O. Finley
1918 — 1996

Victory is sweetest when you’ve known defeat.

Malcolm S. Forbes
1919 — 1990

Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.

Mohandas K. Gandhi
1869 — 1948

It is unwise to be too sure of one’s own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.

Mohandas K. Gandhi
1869 — 1948

A shy failure is nobler than an immodest success.

Khalil Gibran
1883 — 1931

There can be no real freedom without the freedom to fail.

Eric Hoffer
1902 — 1983

The first rule of holes: when you’re in one, stop digging.

Molly Ivins
1944 — 2007

Mistakes are the portals of discovery.

James Joyce
1882 — 1941

Each success only buys an admission ticket to a more difficult problem.

Dr. Henry Kissinger
1923 —     

Good is not good enough when better is expected.

Lou Lamoriello
1942 —     

The hardest part about moving on is never looking back.

Dawson Leary

Experience, the most brutal of teachers; but you learn, my God do you learn.

C. S. Lewis
1898 — 1963

After her grandson Len Barker pitched a perfect game in 1981:

Tell Len I’ve very proud of him. I hope he does better next time.

Tokie Lockhart

Even the smallest victory is never to be taken for granted. Each victory must be applauded, because it is so easy not to battle at all, to just accept and call that acceptance inevitable.

Audre Lorde
1934 — 1992

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