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When I was 18; I couldn’t wait to move away. I was like: ‘If I ever have to come back here; I’ll kill myself.’ Glasgow seemed like failure and death to me back then; but not any more. – Laura Fraser

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Civilization is a failure. We need to think what we can do together in love and peace. – Serj Tankian

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I feel that marriage can lead to the ultimate rejection and failure and divorce and things we all fear. – Mike Birbiglia

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Every author believes that the book which he is placing before the public will ‘fill a long-felt want;’ and success or failure depends very much on how closely he has been able to gauge the nature of the ‘long-felt want.’ – Will C. Barnes

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The world today is so full of violence; obscenity; war; the failure of political systems. I try to make movies that make people a bit more confident. But that doesn’t mean being sugary. – Rouben Mamoulian

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There’s tons of creative people in television that have one failure after another; and they just step up higher. I could never get over that. When I had a failure; there was no such thing as just getting over it. – Chuck Barris

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After that he turned to the question of invading England. Hitler said that during the previous year he could not afford to risk a possible failure; apart from that; he had not wished to provoke the British; as he hoped to arrange peace talks. – Kurt Student

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Sometimes a noble failure serves the world as faithfully as a distinguished success. – Edward Dowden

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Humanitarian missions are little different from any other public enterprise; diplomacy included; which is susceptible of misinterpretation by the public; hence ultimately of failure. – Alvin Adams

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I think our failure in the production of good town churches of distinctive character must have struck you often; as it has me; when contrasted with our comparative success in country churches. – George Edmund Street

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It really is impossible not to like him. His success was his failure. – Arthur C. Danto

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Our managers hadn’t had that kind of success – the record company hadn’t; we hadn’t – and the feeling was that the next record had to be even bigger; and if it wasn’t it would be some kind of failure. – Roland Gift

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Sometimes you learn more from failure than you do from success; and in some ways it’s better to have failure at the beginning of your career; or your life. – Michael Crawford

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Educational institutes can no longer be prizes in church politics or furnish berths for failure in other walks of life. – E. Franklin Frazier

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I’ve criticized President Bush for his failure to use his veto pen. There’s plenty of blame to go around. The question is how to solve problems. It’s not bailouts. What made America great? Free markets; free enterprise; manufacturing; job creation. That’s – Scott Brown

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At the root of many a woman’s failure to become a great cook lies her failure to develop a workmanlike regard for knives. – Robert Farrar Capon

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Success without someone to share it with is hollow indeed. On the other hand; it beats the heck out of failure. – Judith McNaught

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Failure is not a crime. The crime is not trying. – Ron Dellums

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I simply don’t believe in failure. In itself; it doesn’t exist. We create it. We make ourselves fail. – Alice Foote MacDougall

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I saw why people died and how they died. I saw gunshot wounds and liver failure. It was a good learning experience; so I came regularly on weekends and holidays. – Michael Baden

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My big philosophy is: Try and work with good people; because the process is your life. That’s going to be really; really hard. I’m glad I learned the lesson; ‘Failure is OK.’ – Dana Fox

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The failure of women to produce genius of the first rank in most of the supreme forms of human effort has been used to block the way of all women of talent and ambition for intellectual achievement. – Anna Garlin Spencer

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Failure and things of this sort – you can take it one of two ways. You can either let that hurt you and really affect the way that you live your life in the future; or you can use that as an opportunity for growth. – Matt Emmons

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I grew up playing sports. There is a clear line between success and failure. – Tiki Barber

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When I got Jacob’s Latter; I was nervous because I felt I wasn’t allowed to fail. I felt that they were waiting for one little failure and that would prove them right and I’d be; ‘out of there.’ – Elizabeth Pena

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The TED Fellowship exposed me to a set of youngsters who had wilder ideas than I did – and almost all of them were pursuing their wild and crazy ideas without fear of failure. – Shaffi Mather

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In taking stock of ourselves; we should not forget that fear plays a large part in the drama of failure. That is the first thing to be dropped. Fear is a mental deficiency susceptible of correction; if taken in hand before it gains an ascendency over us. – Douglas Fairbanks

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Never permit failure to become a habit. – William Frederick Book

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Slowly the poison the whole blood stream fills. It is not the effort nor the failure tires. The waste remains; the waste remains and kills. – William Empson

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I think a film is a failure if it doesn’t have an emotional effect. That’s the film’s failure. Not if it doesn’t deliver a message; but if it doesn’t have emotional effect or visceral effect. – Aunjanue Ellis

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