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Success, or failure, very often arrives on wings that seem mysterious to us. - Dr. Marcus Bach


When I was a young man I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. I didn't want to be a failure, so I did ten times more work. - George Bernard Shaw


Success is more dangerous than failure, the ripples break over a wider coastline. - Henry Graham Greene


If we learn from each success and each failure, and improve ourselves through this process, then at the end we will have fulfilled our potential and performed well. - Dr. Ferdinand Porsche


Every adversity, every failure, and every heartache, carries with it the Seed of an equivalent or greater Benefit. - Napoleon Hill


Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat. - Theodore Roosevelt


Crime and bad lives are the measure of a State's failure, all crime in the end is the crime of the community. - H. G. Wells


Would you like me to give you a formula for success? It's quite simply, really. Double your rate of failure, You're thinking of failure as the enemy of success. But it isn't at all, You can be discouraged by failure, or you can learn from it. So go ahead and make mistakes. Make all you can. Because, remember that's where you'll find success. On the far side of failure. - Thomas J. Watson, Jr.