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Business Man Sitting and Upset - Failure Quotes - Data GovernanceWe’ve all failed at one time or another. Some of us have failed often. We all know the sting and embarrassment of failing publicly and the frustration of failing privately. But what are we gonna do, give up? Never! What fun would it be to succeed if we never failed? Ok, maybe that’s a bad argument. But you know what we mean. 


Failure is one of the most important experiences in life! It teaches us how to not just be adequate but to be better. It teaches us to appreciate struggle and success. And like so many other things in life, with the proper attitude, failure can be accepted and respected as just anther step in our journey. 


Good Big Data teams will be very tolerant of “failure”.

– Graham Oakes in econsultancy.com 

 It’s how you deal with failure that determines how you achieve success.

– David Feherty 

Everything you want is on the other side of fear.

– Jack Canfield 

Failure doesn’t mean you are a failure it just means you haven’t succeeded yet.

– Robert H. Schuller 

I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure which is Try to please everybody.

– Herbert B. Swope 

I have not failed. I have just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.

– Thomas Edison 

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 

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. Then quit. There’s no point in being a damn fool about it.

–  W. C. Fields 

If you are not failing, you are not growing.

– H. Stanley Judd 

If you’re not prepared to be wrong, you’ll never come up with anything original.

– Ken Robinson 

It’s common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.

– Franklin D. Roosevelt 

Just because something doesn’t do what you planned it to do doesn’t mean it’s useless.

– Thomas A. Edison 

Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.

– Robert F. Kennedy 

Part of being a winner is knowing when enough is enough. Sometimes you have to give up the fight and walk away. Move on to something else that’s more productive.

– Donald Trump 

Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.

– Winston Churchill 

Success is most often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.

– Coco Chanel 

You’re on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.

– Anonymous

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