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Definition of Failure

Failure

  1. Cessation of supply, or total defect; a failing; deficiency; as, failure of rain; failure of crops.
  2. Omission; nonperformance; as, the failure to keep a promise.
  3. Want of success; the state of having failed.
  4. Decay, or defect from decay; deterioration; as, the failure of memory or of sight.
  5. A becoming insolvent; bankruptcy; suspension of payment; as, failure in business.
  6. A failing; a slight fault.

Failure Quotations

Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence. - Colin Powell
Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.
Colin Powell

Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.
Donald Trump

I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work. - Thomas A. Edison
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
Thomas A. Edison

Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Calvin Coolidge

It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure. - Bill Gates
It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
Bill Gates
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Failure Translations

failure in Italian is colpo fallito, fallimentare, fiasco
failure in Norwegian is fiasko, svikt, falitt
failure in Portuguese is falha
failure in Spanish is fiasco, fracaso
failure in Swedish is fel, misslyckas
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