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Failure saves lives

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

“If you set your goals ridiculously high and it’s a failure, you will fail above everyone else’s success.” – James Cameron

“A failure doesn’t mean you are unworthy, nor does it preclude success on the next try.” – Leonard Mlodinow

“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

“I have always been pushed by the negative. The apparent failure of a play sends me back to my typewriter that very night, before the reviews are out. I am more compelled to get back to work than if I had success.” – Tennessee Williams

“You want to create a space in which people feel safe to think outside the box, test new approaches, and yes, even fail.”

“Remember this: There is no such thing as failure — failure is just life trying to move us in another direction.” – Oprah Winfrey

“When we give ourselves permission to fail, we, at the same time, give ourselves permission to excel.” – Eloise Ristad

“There are defeats more triumphant than victories.” – Michel de Montaigne

“What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?” – Vincent Van Gogh

“There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.” – Paulo Coelho

“Face failure head on, don’t be afraid of it, and people will support and welcome you even more.” – Richard Branson

“Failure saves lives. In the airline industry, every time a plane crashes the probability of the next crash is lowered by that. The Titanic saved lives because we’re building bigger and bigger ships. So these people died, but we have effectively improved the safety of the system, and nothing failed in vain.” – Nassim Nicholas Talib

“People need to feel safe experimenting, failing and speaking up when they see problems […] it starts with leadership being vulnerable enough to own up to failures and be open with their weaknesses.” – Amanda Wood

“I’m not going to get somewhere and say, ‘OK, I’m done.’ Success is never final; I’ll just keep on going. The same way as failure never being fatal. Just keep going. I’m going to the stars and then past them.” – Conor McGregor

“In my experience, each failure contains the seeds of your next success – if you are willing to learn from it.” – Paul Allen

“The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.” – Elbert Hubbard 

“Failure and invention are inseparable twins.” – Jeff Bezos

“We don’t have to do all of it alone. We were never meant to.” – Brené Brown

“You gotta act. And you gotta be willing to fail… if you’re afraid of failing, you won’t get very far.” – Steve Jobs

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