135 Fear of Failure Quotes to Overcome Failures.

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Fear of failure quotes to Overcome Failure in your life.

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The fear of failure quotes will help to awaken the sleeping giant in you, which has remained atrophy and becomes stale. Because we fear to go out and confront the fears which has hindered us from soaring high like eagles.

To get the most out of the Fear of Failure quotes which are highlighted here, take them to heart, contemplate and meditate on these words everyday until you rise above the fear of failure.

Dare to venture out to take on the toughest task holding you back.

Let the fear of failure quotes serve as a reminder to you that most great men who have walked the face of the earth had also grappled with this fear before they rose above it and achieved their dreams.

Come back to these fear of failure quotes any time the vicissitudes of life become too hard for you to bare.

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Below are the Fear of Failure Quotes

  • “When we give ourselves permission to fail, we, at the same time, give ourselves permission to excel.” – Eloise Ristad“

 

  • “With a hint of good judgment, to fear nothing, not failure or suffering or even death, indicates that you value life the most. You live to the extreme; you push limits; you spend your time building legacies. Those do not die.” – Criss Jami

 

  • “What is the point of being alive if you don’t at least try to do something remarkable?” – John Green

 

  • “When you take risks you learn that there will be times when you succeed and there will be times when you fail, and both are equally important.” – Ellen DeGeneres

 

  • “It’s failure that gives you the proper perspective on success.” – Ellen DeGeneres

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  • “There is no failure except in no longer trying.” – Chris Bradford

 

  • “I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” – Thomas Edison

 

  • “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.”- Winston Churchill

 

  • “There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.” – Paulo Coelho

 

  • “Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.” – Lance Armstrong

 

  • “If you’re not prepared to be wrong, you’ll never come up with anything original.”- Ken Robinson

 

  • “Giving up is the only sure way to fail.” – Gena Showalter

 

  • “If you don’t try at anything, you can’t fail… it takes back bone to lead the life you want” – Richard Yates

 

  • “Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.”- Denis Waitley

 

  • “Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill

 

  • “Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.” – Robert F. Kennedy

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  • “Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, only this time more wisely.” – Henry Ford

 

  • “Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising every time we fail.” – Confucius

 

  • “There is no such thing as failure. Failure is just life trying to move us in another direction.” — Oprah

 

 

  • “I’ve come to believe that all my past failure and frustrations were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.”- Tony Robbins

 

  • “I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan

 

  • “You Never fail until you stop trying” – Albert Einstein

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  • “The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”- Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

  • “Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement.” – C.S Lewis

 

  • “It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all in which case, you fail by default.”- J K Rowling

 

  • “There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.”- Paulo Coelho

 

  • “You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.” – Maya Angelou

 

  • “Just because you fail once doesn’t mean you’re gonna fail at everything.”- Marilyn Monroe

 

  • “Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

 

  • “We are all failures- at least the best of us are.” – J.M Barrie

 

  • “You’re not obligated to win. You’re obligated to keep trying. To the best you can do everyday.” – Jason Mraz

 

  • “My grandmother once told me, ‘Don’t let failure go to your heart and don’t let success go to your head.’’ – Will Smith

 

  • “Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.” – Denis Waitley

 

  • “What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?” – Vincent Van Gogh

 

  • “You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over.” – Richard Branson

 

  • “If you’re not failing every now and again, it’s a sign you’re not doing anything very innovative.” Wooden Allen

 

  • “A bad day for your ego is a great day for your soul.” – Jillian Michael’s

 

  • “I think perfection is ugly. Somewhere in the things humans make, I want to see scars, failure, disorder, distortion.” – Yohji Yamamoto

 

  • “Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.” – Ziglar

 

  • Many times, the thought of fear itself is greater than what it is we fear.” – Idowu Koyenika

 

  • “He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.” – Napoleon Bonaparte

 

  • “Criticism is just someone else’s opinion. Even people who are experts in their fields are sometimes wrong. It is up to you to choose whether to believe some of it, none of it, or all of it. What you think is what counts.” – Rodolfo Costa

 

  • “Have pity on those who are fearful of taking up a pen, or a paintbrush, or an instrument, or a tool because they are afraid that someone has already done so better than they could…” – Paulo Coelho

 

  • “How many of us stop short of success on purpose? How many of us sabotage our own happiness because failure, while miserable, is a fear we’re familiar with? Success, however, dreams come true, are a whole new kind of terrifying, an entire new species of responsibilities and disillusions, requiring a new way to think, act and become. Why do we REALLY quit? Because it’s hopeless? Or because it’s possible…” – Jennifer Delucy

 

  • “Failure is another emotion I cannot stand to feel, because in adult life I have conditioned myself not to fail at anything. Failure takes me straight back to the feelings of worthlessness I grew up with as a stammering, reclusive little boy.” – Jake Wood

 

  • “If something is important enough, you should try even if the probable outcome is failure.” – Elon Musk

 

  • “As you get comfortable revealing who you are, you help others stop fearing and concealing the magical feelings of who they are.” – Curtis Tyrone Jones

 

  • “To expand the horizons of your utmost destiny you have to venture beyond the confines of fear, doubt and negativity.” – Anthony St Maarten

 

  • “Don’t let the fear of failure stop you; the world needs your greatness.” – Emmanuel Apetsi

 

  • “The fear of failure has sabotaged many hopes and dreams.” – RJ Intindola

 

  • Regret is the heritage of people who choose to live a fear-driven life.” – Taneka Rubin

 

  • “FEAR: For your Every Amazing Reward.” – Jaclyn Johnson

 

  • “I honestly think it is better to be a failure at something you love than to be a success at something you hate.” – George Burns

 

  • “You’ll always miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” – Wayne Gretzky

 

  • “Success is often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.” -Coco Chanel

 

  • “Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.” -Denis Waitley

 

  • “It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.” –Theodore Roosevelt

 

  • “Experience teaches slowly, and at the cost of mistakes.” – James A Froude

 

  • “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

 

  • “Do one thing every day that scares you.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

 

  • “Don’t be afraid of missing opportunities. Behind every failure is an opportunity somebody wishes they had missed.” – Lily Tomlin

 

  • “I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.” – Michael Jordan

 

  • “One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.” – Andre Gilde

 

  • “The only failure is not to try.” -George Clooney

 

  • “Failure is the key to success; each mistake teaches us something.” – Morihei Ueshiba

 

  • “A man can fall many times. But he isn’t a failure until he begins to blame somebody else” – John Burroughs

 

  • “Take risks: if you win, you will be happy; if you lose, you will be wise.” – Anonymous

 

  • “Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.” Betrand Russell

 

  • “He knows the water best who has waded through it.” – Danish Proverb

 

  • “Never let the fear of striking out get in your way.” – George Herman

 

  • “The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.” – Buddha

 

  • “Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.” – Dale Carnegie

 

  • “For every failure, there’s an alternative course of action. You just have to find it. When you come to a roadblock, take a detour.” – Mary Kay Ash

 

  • “I don’t know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.” – Bill Cosby

 

  • “One who fears failure limits his activities. Failure is only the opportunity to more intelligently begin again.” – Henry Ford

 

  • “Failure doesn’t mean you are a failure it just means you haven’t succeeded yet.” -Rober H. Shuller

 

  • “No man is a failure who is enjoying life.” – William Feather

 

  • “My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.” – Abraham Lincoln

 

  • “Failure is success if we learn from it.” – Malcolm Forbes

 

 

  • “Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out.” – Benjamin Franklin

 

  • “If you are stuck in the cage, it’s time to smash the glass around you and crawl your way out” – Chris Gillebeau

 

  • “The greatest mistake you can make in life is to continually be afraid you will make one.” – Elbert Hubbard

 

  • “Failure happens all the time. It happens every day in practice. What makes you better is how you react to it.” – Mia Hamm

 

  • “Remembering that I’ll be dead soon is the most important tool I’ve ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything – all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure – these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important.” – Steve Jobs

 

  • “Everything you want is on the other side of fear.” – Jack Canfield

 

  • “Failure isn’t fatal, but failure to change might be” – John Wooden

 

  • “If you don’t try at anything, you can’t fail… it takes back bone to lead the life you want” – Richard Yates

 

  • The difference between the real winners is how long they take to feel sorry for themselves. My winner feel it… But they come back up and say hit me again” – Barbara Corcoran

 

  • “There is no failure except in no longer trying.” – Chris Bradford

 

  • “There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.” – Paulo Coelho

 

  • “Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.”
    -Winston Churchill

 

  • “The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.” – George Clooney

 

  • “Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit.” – Napoleon Hill

 

  • “One day at a time, swee Jesus

That’s all I am asking of you,

Just give me the strength to do everyday

what I have to do

Yesterday is gone, sweet Jesus

And tomorrow may never be mine

Lord, help me today, show me the way one

day at a time” – Marijohn Wilkin

 

  • “You build on failure. You use it as a stepping stone. Close the door on the past. You don’t try to forget the mistakes, but you don’t dwell on it. You don’t let it have any of your energy, or any of your time, or any of your space.”- Johnny Cash

 

  • “Winners are not afraid of losing. But losers are. Failure is part of the process of success. People who avoid failure also avoid success.” -Robert T. Kiyosaki

 

  • “The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who knows the great enthusiasm, the great devotions, who spends himself in a worthy cause, who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievements and… If he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who knows neither victory nor defeat” – Anonymous

 

  • “If you’re not failing every now and again, it’s a sign you’re not doing anything very innovative.” – Woody Allen

 

  • “Don’t fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.” -Bruce Lee

 

  • “Act as if it were impossible to fail.” – Dorothea Brande

 

  • “Fear of failure is a ticket to mediocrity. If you’re not failing from time to time, you’re not pushing yourself. And if you’re not pushing yourself, you’re coasting.” – Eric Zorn

 

  • “We shouldn’t be fearful of failure because it is not a monster as we think it is. It’s just a training ground for those who are really striving for excellence in life.” – Eugenia Herlihy

 

  • “When I was young, I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. So I did ten times more work.” – George Bernard Shaw

 

  • “I arise to face my failures every morning, but I never fail to face them.” – Gino Noris

 

  • “Don’t face the fear, and you’ll be its slave. Face the fear, and now you are its master. The death of fear is then certain.” – Giovanni Dienstmann

 

  • “One who fears failure limits his activities.” – Henry Ford

 

  • “To live a creative life we must first lose the fear of being wrong.” – Joseph Chilton Pearce

 

  • “Know your limits but never stop trying to break them” – Kyle Maynard

 

  • “Let the fear of failure be the background noise of your success.” -Giovanni Dienstmann

 

  • “If you are afraid to fail, your successes will be few, common, and unmemorable.” – Loril Myers

 

  • “You always pass failure on your way to success.” – Mickey Rooney

 

  • “Failure is nature’s plan to prepare you for great responsibilities.” – Napoleon Hill

 

  • “Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.” – Og Mandino

 

  • “Either you have dreams big enough to overcome your fears or you have fears big enough to overcome your dreams.” – Orrin Woodward

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  • “It is foolish to fear what you cannot avoid.” Publius Syrus

 

  • “Fear kills more dreams than failure ever will.”- Suzy Kassem

 

  • “Confidence is what we get when we take fear, face it and replace it.” – Tim Fargo

 

  • “Fear leads to anger. Anger leads to hate. Hate leads to suffering.” – Yoda

 

  • “Don’t fear failure so much that you refuse to try new things. The saddest summary of a life contains three descriptions: could have, might have, and should have.” – Louis E. Boone

 

  • “Rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I built my life.” -J.K. Rowling

 

  • “You can’t let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.” – Barack Obama

 

  • “ Mistakes are the portals of discovery.” – James Joyce

 

  • “Don’t think of it as failure. Think of it as time-released success.” – Robert Orben

 

  • “All my successes have been built on my failures.” -Benjamin Disraeli

 

  • “I honestly think it is better to be a failure at something you love than to be a success at something you hate” – George Burns

 

  • “Winners are not afraid of losing. But losers are. Failure is part of the process of success. People who avoid failure also avoid success.” -Robert Kiyosaki

 

  • “Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the true failure” -George Edward

 

  • “Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome” – Samuel Johnson

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  • “Success is not built on success. It’s built on failure. It’s built on frustration. Sometimes its built on catastrophe” -Summer Redstone

 

  • “Success is buried on the other side of rejection” -Anthony Robbins

 

  • “We advance on our journey only when we face our goal, only when we are confident and believe we are going out to win” -Orian Sweet Marden

 

  • “When people criticize me, instead of putting my head down, it gives me energy to do more” -Zlatan Ibrahimovic

 

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I hope the Fear of Failure Quotes has woken up by all means the sleeping giant in you and you have roll up the sleeves of your shirts and hit the road running. I wish you success in this new found zeal.

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