Failure?

Failure?

I have missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I have lost almost 300 games. On 26 occasions I have been entrusted to take the game-winning shot . . . and missed. And I have failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why … I succeed.

—Michael Jordan (b. 1963), American basketball player

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Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.
—Henry Ford (1863–1947), founder of the Ford Motor Company

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Failure is success if we learn from it.
—Malcom S. Forbes (1919–1990), publisher of Forbes magazine

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When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.
—Napoleon Hill (1883–1970), American author and pioneer of the personal-success genre

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Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
—Lao Tzu (sixth-century BC), Chinese philosopher

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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.
—Tony Robbins (b. 1960), American author and speaker

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