Successful Failure

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The Failing of Successful Failures

Success and failure share a paradoxical connection, but one can lead to the other. Reaching success can bring a feeling of satisfaction that can lower ambition. This situation, if not handled properly, can lead to failure due to lack of focus. But in the same spectrum, failure can fuel success, and that is my subject of interest. Failure is one of the steps necessary to succeed. Similar to the testing concept, failure is just the outcome necessary to perfect the final result. But how much power does the word failure hold? Also, why can failure lead to success? does the measure of a greater success depend on the size of failure? Failure is the lack of success, and in society, failure is viewed as a negative
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In science, one of the most reliable theories to confirm facts is thru testing. The outcome can be negative or positive but it is still the desired answer we look for to establish our study. In the same concept, failure can be the negative result to the testing that can lead us to either reinforce or discredit our theory, and it would be considered a successful study regardless of the outcome. In life, failure can be the outcome of the chances we take. It is not end, but rather part of the process in achieving our …show more content…
Personally, I believe success is more about the journey than the destination. And it is even greater when confronted with bigger challenges. Albert Einstein, a man we all know as a genius was unable to speak till he was 4 years of age and that his teachers all assumed he would never amount to much let alone the heights he reached in his life. In view of this, Albert Einstein is a prime example of how greater the power of the success in accordance of where you begin. One of my favorite quotes is by the late Orison Swett Marden - “Success is not measured by what you accomplish, but by the opposition you have encountered, and the courage with which you have maintained the struggle against overwhelming

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