Category Archives: failure

Far Better Is It To Dare Mighty Things

Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure…than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory … Continue reading

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Achieved Without Effort

The only thing in life achieved without effort is failure. Anonymous – mid 1990’s

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Quotes from “Reminisce” Magazine

The following quotes, from different years and issues, have been attributed by the magazine to the subscriber who submitted them to¬† “Reminisce”. If I have discovered someone else had originally wrote or said the quote, then I have tried to … Continue reading

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The Tragedy Of Life

It must be borne in mind that the tragedy of life doesn’t lie in not reaching your goal. The tragedy lies in having no goal to reach. It isn’t a calamity to dies with dreams unfulfilled, but it is a … Continue reading

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Failure

It is a common mistake to think of failure as an enemy of success. Failure is a teacher – a harsh one, but the best. Pull your failures to pieces looking for the reason, then put them to work for … Continue reading

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