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Every failure is a step to success.

Author: William Whewell (1794-1866)

Profession: British Scholar

Thought is born of failure.

Author: Lancelot Law Whyte (1896-1972)

Profession: Scottish Physicist

Misfortunes one can endure -- they come from outside, they are accidents. But to suffer for one's own faults -- Ah! there is the sting of life.

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit

You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.

Author: A.L. Williams

Profession: American Football Coach, Businessman, Author, Speaker

If all this happened to you what paradigm might you develop? How might that paradigm affect you in terms of your life from that point on? What does this tell you about Abe? There are no failures, only lessons to be learned.

Author: Oprah Winfrey (1954)

Profession: American TV Personality, Producer, Actress, Author

Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.

Author: Oprah Winfrey (1954)

Profession: American TV Personality, Producer, Actress, Author

Failure is not fatal, but failure to change might be.

Author: John Wooden (1910)

Profession: American Basketball Coach

The season of failure is the best time for sowing the seeds of success.

Author: Paramahansa Yogananda

Profession: Spiritual Author, Lecturer

Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.

Author: Zig Ziglar

Profession: American Sales Trainer, Author, Motivational Speaker