Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 41
Failure Whether

My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.

- Abraham Lincoln

Best Your

As long as you gave it your best shot, even if in the opinion of others 'you failed,' you didn't fail.

- Al Lewis

Back Up

I failed, got back up. I failed, got back up.

- Allen Iverson

Sky Being

I quit being afraid when my first venture failed and the sky didn't fall down.

- Allen Neuharth

Tried Does

It takes as much courage to have tried and failed as it does to have tried and succeeded.

- Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Always For Example

I've always played it my way. I failed media training, for example.

- Charli XCX

Fact Against

In fact, if you look upon the situation today, there is great division in the world and we have failed to capitalize on that unity to finish the job in Afghanistan and against al Qaeda.

- Chris Van Hollen

Ability High

At this high moment, ability failed my capacity to describe.

- Dante Alighieri

More Than

I've failed way more than I've succeeded.

- Daymond John

Go Many

We all fail - I have failed so many times, but it never discourages me. I just pick up and go.

- Jim Pattison

Happen Worst Thing

What is there to be afraid of? The worst thing that can happen is you fail. So what? I failed at a lot of things. My first record was horrible.

- John Mellencamp

Agree Then

If you agree with everything I have said, then I have failed.

- John T. Chambers

Started Rather

In effect I am not a novelist, but rather a failed essayist who started to write novels because he didn't know how to write essays.

- Jose Saramago

Comprehend Could

I have altogether failed to comprehend as to how undue pride or vain-gloriousness could ever stand in the way of a man believing in God.

- Bhagat Singh

Own Governments

Most governments in Latin America have failed to recognize the rights of indigenous people and their right to their own traditional territories.

- Bianca Jagger

Quarterback Runner

I was a runner, a failed quarterback, third-string quarterback, but in track I was a 2-miler.

- Bob Seger

Fault Someone

It is not someone's fault if they succeeded, it is someone's fault if they failed.

- Herman Cain

Almost Jeff

Almost no one wants to admit the genius of Jeff Bezos and Amazon. Apparently, many have failed to see that Amazon has become the world's biggest retail company.

- Hubert Burda

Play Horribly

I do play the guitar, but I do it for fun. And I am terrible at writing music as well. I have tried and failed, horribly.

- Jamie Blackley

Play Need

I tried to play Piazzolla's 'Grand Tango' at 20 and failed miserably. You need a little experience of life for tango.

- Jan Vogler

Up Public

We have failed to live up to the expectations of the public.

- Jay Y. Lee

Social Strain

Marriages are under strain today in terms of economics. There are social cross-currents. We see failed marriages. But it is not under attack by our gay and lesbian citizens.

- Earl Blumenauer

Go Still

I was a failed actor, but for 25 years, I got to go on stage anyway, and I loved it. I've still got the day job, and the travel bug.

- Ken Bruen

Interesting Sign

A man's life is interesting primarily when he has failed - I well know. For it's a sign that he tried to surpass himself.

- Georges Clemenceau

Bank Understand

Just because you have checks in the checkbook doesn't mean that you have money in the bank, and Washington has failed to understand that.

- Mike Bouchard

Failure Am

Notice the difference between what happens when a man says to himself, I have failed three times, and what happens when he says, I am a failure.

- S. I. Hayakawa

Refugees State

Refugees are the human dimensions of a failed state.

- Sam Brownback

Will Philanthropic

I have failed a lot in my philanthropy, where I will make philanthropic contributions and they just won't be effective.

- Marc Benioff

Family Unit Set

I have failed to continue to set an example for a secure, loving family unit as an example for our children. That is the reality of it. There is no way of getting around it.

- Seal

Regret Deal

I deeply regret that those with the authority and responsibility to deal appropriately with Brendan Smyth failed to do so, with tragic and painful consequences for those children he so cruelly abused.

- Sean Brady

Will Okay

I am glad I tried something different with 'A Flying Jatt'. I will be okay even if I failed with this film.

- Remo D'Souza

Been Stock Exchange

When I ran the stock exchange, it was the most successful it's been in its 200-plus-year history. And I was rewarded for success; I would not have been rewarded if we failed.

- Richard Grasso

Them About

I've failed those I care most about and let down the people who elected me to represent them.

- Vance McAllister

Nature Against

We have failed to protect science against speculative extensions of nature, continuing to assign physical and mathematical properties to hypothetical entities beyond what is observable in nature.

- Robert Lanza

Think Could

I don't think there's any way it could have failed. We don't know failure in this band. We didn't know failure. We got to know it a little after awhile but at that time there was no such word.

- Roger Daltrey

Easter Like

It is at Easter that Jesus is most human, and like all humans, he fails and is failed. His is not an all-powerful God, it is an all-vulnerable God.

- Michael Leunig

Shadow How

As a Londoner I was able to see how the world of power and money cast its shadow on those who failed.

- Peter Ackroyd

Way Tortured

The candle burns not for us, but for all those whom we failed to rescue from prison, who were shot on the way to prison, who were tortured, who were kidnapped, who 'disappeared'. That's what the candle is for.

- Peter Benenson

Socialism Lack

It was not that socialism failed, it was the lack of socialism.

- Wojciech Jaruzelski

Funny Chess

I failed to make the chess team because of my height.

- Woody Allen

Love Every Day

When I'm creating, that's my heaven. If I haven't designed something every day, it is a failed day - that's how much I love fashion.

- Peter Nygard