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Failure changes for the better

“There’s so much to live for when you’ve experienced failure enough times, now you know that success would feel so much more better and you just have to win.”

“If winning was the end game, then you wouldn’t mind a few stops and bumps along the way because that’s all failure truly represents.”

“You are not a failure and you need to quit telling yourself that you could have avoided failing because no successful person ever avoids the pain in hopes for the gains.”

“The master has failed more times than the beginner has tried.” – Stephen McCranie

“Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” – Henry Ford

“Failure is the condiment that gives its flavor.” – Truman Capote

“Not failure, but low aim, is a crime.” – James Russell Lowell 

“Failure either ruins you or turns you into the man you can become.” – Tucker Max

“It doesn’t matter how many times you have failed, you only have to be right once.” – Mark Cuban

“Forget the mistakes of the past and press on to the greater achievements of the future.” – Norman Vincent Peale

“You build on failure. You use it as a steppingstone. 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

“You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.” – Maya Angelou

“You make mistakes. Mistakes don’t make you.” – Maxwell Maltz

“Success is not a good teacher, failure makes you humble.” – Shah Rukh Khan

“Success or failure is caused more by mental attitude than by mental capacity.” — Walter Scott

“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

“There comes a time in your life, when you walk away from all the drama and people who create it. You surround yourself with people who make you laugh. Forget the bad, and focus on the good. Love the people who treat you right, pray for the ones who don’t. Life is too short to be anything but happy. Falling down is a part of life, getting back up is living.” — José N. Harris

“An action committed in anger, is an action doomed to failure.” – Genghis Khan

“What would you be glad you did – even if you failed?” – Brené Brown

“If you learn from defeat, you haven’t really lost.” –  Zig Ziglar 

“Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.” – Oscar Wilde

“People who have the ability to fail in public under their own names actually gain a lot of power.” – Naval Ravikant

“It’s only when you risk failure that you discover things. When you play it safe, you’re not expressing the utmost of your human experience.” – Lupita Nyong’o

“You can’t let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.” – Barack Obama

“If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.” – H.G. Wells

“It’s much, much better to wind up with a lot of crap having tried it than to overthink in the beginning and not do it.” – Stefan Sagmeister

“Failure changes for the better, success for the worse.” – Seneca

“If at first you don’t succeed, destroy all evidence that you tried.” –  Steven Wright

“I didn’t fail the test, I just found 100 ways to do it wrong.” – Benjamin Franklin

“Never be afraid to try something new. Remember, amateurs built the ark; professionals built the Titanic.” – Unknown

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