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The torment of human frustration, whatever its immediate cause, is the knowledge that the self is in prison, its vital force and "mangled mind" leaking away in lonely, wasteful self-conflict. (Quote by - Elizabeth Drew)

Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure. (Quote by - Thomas A. Edison)

Ideology, politics and journalism, which luxuriate in failure, are impotent in the face of hope and joy. (Quote by - P. J. O'Rourke)

Civilization is a failure. We need to think what we can do together in love and peace. (Quote by - Serj Tankian)

Pain is temporary, Failure lasts for ever. (Quote by - Lance Armstrong)

Achievement is not always success, while reputed failure often is. It is honest endeavor, persistent effort to do the best possible under any and all circumstances. (Quote by - Orison Swett Marden)

Belief in the supernatural reflects a failure of the imagination. (Quote by - Edward Abbey)

A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn to glorious success. (Quote by - Elbert Hubbard)

It is now up to the police to decide whether these donations were part of a conspiracy or an administrative failure. (Quote by - Vince Cable)

If you try to do your best there is no failure. (Quote by - Mike Farrell)

Both my marriages were failures! Number one departed, and number two stayed (Quote by - Gustav Mahler)

While it is important for people to see your promise you must also remember that hope is the keeper of both happiness and disappointment, the father of both progress and failure. (Quote by - Bryant H. McGill)

Learning starts with failure; the first failure is the beginning of education. (Quote by - John Hersey)

You may boldly say, you did not plough Or trust the barren and ungrateful sands With the fruitful grain of your religious counsels. (Quote by - Philip Massinger)

Most of us spend the first 6 days of each week sowing wild oats, then we go to church on Sunday and pray for a crop failure. (Quote by - Fred Allen)

Act as if it were impossible to fail. (Quote by - Dorothea Brande)

The intelligence failures with respect to Iraq were massive and have damaged our credibility around the world. (Quote by - Carl Levin)

Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery. (Quote by - Winston Churchill)

The Soviet Union did not achieve victory over the West, so was my information inadequate to help them to victory, or did it play no particular role in their failure to achieve victory? (Quote by - Aldrich Ames)

I fear that our true motivation is about oil and our own flailing economy; about the failure to destroy Al Qaeda and about revenge. (Quote by - Dave Matthews)

I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work. (Quote by - Thomas Alva Edison)

Success isn't permanent and failure isn't fatal. (Quote by - Mike Ditka)

I believe only in art and failure. (Quote by - Jane Rule)

People in their handlings of affairs often fail when they are about to succeed. If one remains as careful at the end as he was at the beginning, there will be no failure. (Quote by - Lao Tzu)

The men who try to do something and fail are infinitely better than those who try to do nothing and succeed. (Quote by - Lloyd Jones)

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