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If you're not big enough to lose, you're not big enough to win

Author: Walter Reuther

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Failure is not fatal; victory is not success.

Author: Tony Richardson (1928-1991)

Profession: British Stage and Film Director

Some defeats are only installments to victory.

Author: Jacob Riis

Profession:

If we don't see a failure as a challenge to modify our approach, but rather as a problem with ourselves, as a personality defect, we will immediately feel overwhelmed.

Author: Anthony Robbins (1960)

Profession: American Author, Speaker, Peak Performance Expert / Consultant

I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.

Author: Anthony Robbins (1960)

Profession: American Author, Speaker, Peak Performance Expert / Consultant

Most people fail in life because they major in minor things.

Author: Anthony Robbins (1960)

Profession: American Author, Speaker, Peak Performance Expert / Consultant

There is no such thing as failure. There are only results.

Author: Anthony Robbins (1960)

Profession: American Author, Speaker, Peak Performance Expert / Consultant

In God's world, for those who are in earnest, there is no failure. No work truly done, no word earnestly spoken, no sacrifice freely made, was ever made in vain.

Author: Frederick W. Robertson

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Show me a good and gracious loser and I'll show you a failure.

Author: Knute Rockne (1888-1931)

Profession: Norwegian-born American Football Coach

Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.

Author: Jim Rohn

Profession: American Businessman, Author, Speaker, Philosopher

Failure is simply a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.

Author: Jim Rohn

Profession: American Businessman, Author, Speaker, Philosopher

You always pass failure on the way to success.

Author: Mickey Rooney

Profession: American Actor

All human beings have failings, all human beings have needs and temptations and stresses. Men and women who live together through long years get to know one another's failings; but they also come to know what is worthy of respect and admiration in those they live with and in themselves. If at the end one can say, This man used to the limit the powers that God granted him; he was worthy of love and respect and of the sacrifices of many people, made in order that he might achieve what he deemed to be his task, then that life has been lived well and there are no regrets.

Author: Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962)

Profession: American First Lady, Columnist, Lecturer, Humanitarian

If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.

Author: Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945)

Profession: Thirty-second President of the USA

It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed. In this life we get nothing save by effort.

Author: Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919)

Profession: Twenty-sixth President of the USA