Failure Related Quotes

“They're still analyzing it. It looks like we maybe had a brake bracket failure or something, I really don't know. The tire is flat and we've got some broken parts, so we've got to take a look at what happened.”

Robbie Reiser

Make your failure the stepping-stone for success.

Debasish Mridha

At first I wasn't sure that I had the talent, but I did know I had a fear of failure, and that fear compelled me to fight off anything that might abet it.

Gordon Parks

Once you can accept failure, you can have fun and success.

Rickey Henderson

If you have no major purpose, you are drifting toward certain failure.

Napoleon Hill

“Last week's violence was not about deprivation - it was about a failure to force a sectarian Orange march through a Catholic area.”

Alex Maskey

“Ultimately, we are the sum of our failures and triumphs, the one that is greatest determines what you are today, but what you do today can change the equation tomorrow!”

Deyon Anteko Pitter

Failure is the test of greatness.

Herman Melville

“We often go through life with blinders on. Not always because we refuse to see what is obvious or that we’re too lazy or fearful to look very deeply, but because we don’t know to look where we don’t know something has been neglected.”


As kids we're not taught how to deal with success; we're taught how to deal with failure. If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. If at first you succeed, then what?

Charlie Sheen