Failure is inevitable, although it never feels that way when you’re riding the wave of success. Everyone, even the most successful business owners and magnates the world has seen, experiences failure. We wrestle with it.
Failure isn’t easy for people who strive to be the best.
But failure teaches some pretty valuable lessons to business owners, and it’s the best way to learn something new.
We thought you’d like to see the 25 most powerful failure quotes of all time, so we did the research and found the failure quotes that spoke to us the most.
25 Powerful Failure Quotes To Change Your Perspective
These quotes are a great reminder during the tough times. Copy down the quotes you like best–physically writing the words will help you remember them, and if you put them up in your work space, you’ll boost your spirits every time you see them.
Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.
Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for a change.
-Ralph Waldo Emerson
Most people have achieved their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.
Failure is a bruise, not a tattoo.
Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny.
Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.
The phoenix must burn to emerge.
It’s failure that gives you the proper perspective on success.
We are all failures–at least the best of us are.
There is no failure, except in no longer trying.
Mistakes are the portals of discovery.
I think you have to try and fail, because failure gets you closer to what you’re good at.
I can accept failure; everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Failure is not the opposite of success, it’s part of success.
Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out.
Success is often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.
Failure happens every day in practice. What makes you better is how you react to it.
Who I am as a guitarist is defined by my failure to become Jimi Hendrix.
You don’t go into anything contemplating failure, if you did, you wouldn’t make it.
Success is usually the culmination of controlling failure.
Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
A person who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
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 a success.
I don’t want to let the fear of failure stop me from doing what I really care about.