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Fear of Failure Quotes

‘We pay a heavy price for our fear of failure. It is a powerful obstacle to growth. It assures the progressive narrowing of the personality and prevents exploration and experimentation.’
John W. Gardner

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

"There is no impossibility to him who stands prepared to conquer every hazard. The fearful are the failing."
Sarah J. Hale

Success and failure are equally disastrous.
Tennessee Williams

A failure establishes only this, that our determination to succeed was not strong enough.
Christian Nestell Bovee

'Failure to prepare. Prepare to fail.'
Roy Keane

Both my marriages were failures! Number one departed, and number two stayed
Gustav Mahler

Pressure is a word that is misused in our vocabulary. When you start thinking of pressure, it's because you've started to think of failure.
Tommy Lasorda

My life, my career has been like a roller coaster. I've either been an enormous success or just a down-and-out failure.
Judy Garland

When we can begin to take our failures seriously, it means we are ceasing to be afraid of them. It is of immense importance to learn to laugh at ourselves.
Katherine Mansfield


 

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Don't let anything stop you. There will be times when you'll be disappointed, but you can't stop. Make yourself the very best that you can make of what you are. The very best.
- Sadie T. Alexander