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A man is not defeated by his opponents but by himself.

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The problems of people's pasts impact them in one of two ways: They experience either a breakdown or a breakthrough.

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STEWART B. JOHNSON

Our business in life is not to get ahead of others, but to get ahead of ourselves to break our own records, to outstrip our yesterday by our today

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There are three things extremely hard: steel, a diamond, and to know one's self.

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PUAL J. MEYER

Ninety percent of all those who fail are not actually defeated. They simply quit.

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BARBARA WARD

Don't get stuk inside your own ego, because it will become a prison in no time flat.

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JOHN C. MAXWELL

If you always do what you have always done, then you will always get what you have always gotten.

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JOHN C. MAXELL

No one can conclude that he has failed until he breathes his last breath. Until then, he is still in process, and the jury is still out.

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WES ROBERTS

People do not have to remain victoms of their pasts.

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JOHN C. MAXELL

When achievers fail, they see it as a momentary event , not a lifelong epidemic.

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WASHINGTIN IRVING

Great minds have purposes; others have wishes. Little mind are subdued by misfortunes; but great minds rise about them

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JAMES ALLEN

A man is literally what he thinks, his character being the complete sum of all his thought.

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RUDOLF DREIKURS

We can change our whole life and the attitude of people around us simply by changing ourselves

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FRED SMITH

The key to positive action is to know the difference between a problem and a fact of life.

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JOHN C. MAXWELL

If you think positively and do nothing, you will not be able to fail forward. You must add positive action to a positive attitude.

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No matter what happens to you, failure is an inside job

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JERMOE BRUNER

You are more likely to act yourself into feeling than feel yourself into action.

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GEORGE BERNARD SHAW

A life spent in making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.

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GRANTLAND RICE

Failure is not so bad if it doesn't attack the heart . Success is alright if it doesn't go to the head.

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JOHN C.MAXWELL

The only thing that matters is that you face your fear and get moving. Do that, and you give yourself the opportunity to learn how to fail forward

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NELSON BOSWELL

The difference between greatness and mediocrity is often how an individual views a mistake.

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H. STANLEY JUDD

Don't wast energy trying to cover up failure. Learn from your failures and go on to the next challenge. It's okey to fail. If you're not failing, you're not growing.

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WILLIAM DEAN SINGLETON

Too many people, when they make a mistake, just keep stubbornly plowing ahead and end up repeating the same mistakes. I believe in the motto, "Try and try again." But the way i read it, it says, " Try, then stop and think. Then try again.

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ERMA BOMBECK

Tell yourself," I'm not a failure . I failed at doing something." There is a big difference.

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All of the significant battles are waged within the self

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JOHN C. MAXWELL

A problem is something that can be solved. A fact of life is something that must be accepted.

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One reaction to failure that keeps people driving on the failure freeway is anger

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HERBERT V. BROCKNOW

The fellow who never makes a mistake takes his orders frim one who does.

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You are the only person who can really label what you do a failure.

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You certainly can't control the length of your life, but you can control its width and depth.

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MICHAEL KORDA

Success on any major scale requires you to accept responsibility. In the final analysis, the one quality that all successful people have is the ability to take on responsibility.

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ROB PARSONS

Tomorrow belongs to the failures.

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Errors become mistakes when we perceive them and respond to them incorrectly.

Mistakes become failures when we continually respond them incorrectly.

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JAMES LONG

One reason god created time was so that there would be a place to bury the failures of the past.

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CHARLES BUXTON

Bad temper is its own scourge. Few things are more bitter than to feel bitter. A man's venom poisons himself more than his victim

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Every major difficulty you face in life is a fork in the road. You choose which track you will head down, toward breakdown or breaktrough.

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JOHN KILLINGER

Failure is the greatest opportunity i have to know who i really am.

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JOHN C. MAXWELL

To have an opportunity to reach your potential, you must know who you are and face your flaw

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Failure isn't a percentage or a test. It's not a single event. It's a process.

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You have to feel the fair and take action anyway.

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Don't wait until you feel positive to move forward.

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Entrepreneurs recognize that three steps forward and two steps back still equals one step forward.

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People who stay on the failure freeway don't think that it's their fault

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ROGER CRAWFORD

Handicaps can only disable us if we let them. This is true not only of physical challenges, but of emotional and intellectual ones as well... I believe that real and lasting limitations are created in our minds, not our boidies.

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JOHN C. MAXWELL

Achievers are able to keep moving forward no matter what happens . And that's made possible because they remember that failure doesn't make them failures. No one should take mistakes personally. That's the way to take yourself out of failure.

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