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Picture quote by Morgan Freeman about quit

The best way to guarantee a loss is to quit. ⏤ Morgan Freeman

Picture quote about loss

Not everyone you lose is a loss.

Picture quote by Oprah Winfrey about motivational

You are not built to shrink down to less but to blossom into more. ⏤ Oprah Winfrey

Picture quote by Khalil Gibran about love

Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit. ⏤ Khalil Gibran

Picture quote by Marcel Proust about gratitude

Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. ⏤ Marcel Proust

Picture quote by Sayings about competition

A flower does not think of competing with the flower next to it. It just blooms. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Anais Nin about inspirational

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. ⏤ Anais Nin

Picture quote by Michael Jordan about motivational

I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed. ⏤ Michael Jordan

Picture quote by Mark Nepo about relation

The flower doesn't dream of the bee. It blossoms and the bee comes. ⏤ Mark Nepo

Picture quote by Anais Nin about inspirational

And the day came when the risk it took to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. ⏤ Anais Nin

Picture quote by Michael Barata about failure

A failure is not a loss. Its a gain. You learn. You change. You grow. ⏤ Michael Barata

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He who loses wealth loses much; he who loses a friend loses more; but he that loses his courage loses all.

Miguel de Cervantes, novelist

Accept a loss as a learning experience, and never point fingers at your teammates.

Michael Jordan, basketball player

For what shall it profit a man, if he gain the whole world, and suffer the loss of his soul?

Jesus Christ, leader

Grief is a normal and natural response to loss. It is originally an unlearned feeling process. Keeping grief inside increases your pain.

Anne Grant, poet

Where you used to be, there is a hole in the world, which I find myself constantly walking around in the daytime, and falling in at night. I miss you like hell.

Edna St. Vincent Millay, author

Shouda, coulda, and woulda won't get it done.

Pat Riley, coach

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

Winston Churchill, politician

You're never a loser until you quit trying.

Mike Ditka, coach

When you lose a person you love so much, surviving the loss is difficult.

Cristiano Ronaldo, footballer

Never contend with a man who has nothing to lose.

Baltasar Gracian, philosopher

Empty your mind of all thoughts.

Lao Tzu, philosopher

You have no choices about how you lose, but you do have a choice about how you come back and prepare to win again.

Pat Riley, coach

We are not interested in the possibilities of defeat; they do not exist.

Queen Victoria, royalty

Riches do not exhilarate us so much with their possession as they torment us with their loss.

Epicurus, philosopher

Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature's delight.

Marcus Aurelius, emperor

The cheerful loser is the winner.

Elbert Hubbard, writer

The fear of loss is a path to the Dark Side.

Yoda, jedi

Wise men never sit and wail their loss, but cheerily seek how to redress their harms.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Perhaps it is a universal truth that the loss of liberty at home is to be charged to provisions against danger, real or pretended, from abroad.

James Madison, president

Whoever said, It's not whether you win or lose that counts, probably lost.

Martina Navratilova, athlete

Lose an hour in the morning, and you will spend all day looking for it.

Richard Whately, writer

Losing is no disgrace if you've given your best.

Jim Palmer, athlete

Losing a game is heartbreaking. Losing your sense of excellence or worth is a tragedy.

Joe Paterno, coach

Give sorrow words; the grief that does not speak knits up the o-er wrought heart and bids it break.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

The loss of a friend is like that of a limb; time may heal the anguish of the wound, but the loss cannot be repaired.

Robert Southey, poet

What makes us so bitter against people who outwit us is that they think themselves cleverer than we are.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

Take care to sell your horse before he dies. The art of life is passing losses on.

Robert Frost, poet

All the world loves a good loser.

Kin Hubbard, cartoonist

If you have a sister and she dies, do you stop saying you have one? Or are you always a sister, even when the other half of the equation is gone?

Jodi Picoult, author

I am involved in a freedom ride protesting the loss of the minority rights belonging to the few remaining earthbound stars. All we demanded was our right to twinkle.

Marilyn Monroe, actress

Do not be afraid of defeat. You are never so near to victory as when defeated in a good cause.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

Nobody ever chooses the already unfortunate as objects of his loyal friendship.

F. L. Lucan,

The taste of defeat has a richness of experience all its own.

Bill Bradley, politician

The loss of a child is the most terrifying place for me to go.

Nicole Kidman, actress

What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy.

Voltaire, writer

One should never be sexually involved with anyone one genuinely cares for. A sexual relationship guarantees a loss.

Mary Gordon, writer

I hate to lose more than I love to win.

Jimmy Connors, athlete

Show me a good loser and I'll show you an idiot.

Leo Durocher, athlete

The art of losing isn't hard to master; so many things seem filled with the intent to be lost that their loss is no disaster.

Elisabeth Bishop,

When you lose a couple of times, it makes you realize how difficult it is to win.

Steffi Graf, athlete

The job of the poet is to render the world - to see it and report it without loss, without perversion. No poet ever talks about feelings. Only sentimental people do.

Mark Van Doren, poet

Every time you don't follow your inner guidance, you feel a loss of energy, loss of power, a sense of spiritual deadness.

Shakti Gawain, author

There's a bit of magic in everything, and some loss to even things out.

Lou Reed, musician

Like every other girl in the world, my most embarrassing moment had to do with a guy completely turning me down. His loss!

Kelly Clarkson, musician

Children, dear and loving children, can alone console a woman for the loss of her beauty.

Honore de Balzac, novelist

Our concern for the loss of our friends is not always from a sense of their worth, but rather of our own need of them and that we have lost some who had a good opinion of us.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

There may be as much nobility in being last as in being first, because the two positions are equally necessary in the world, the one to complement the other.


The first proof of a person's incapacity to achieve, is their endeavoring to fix the stigma of failure on others.

B. R. Hayden, poet

It's the good loser who finally loses out.

Kin Hubbard, cartoonist

Nothing that grieves us can be called little: by the eternal laws of proportion a child's loss of a doll and a king's loss of a crown are events of the same size.

Mark Twain, author

It's so easy to ignore loss to others but so difficult to ignore loss to yourself.

Ashik Uzzaman,

No one knows what to say in the loser's locker room.

Muhammad Ali, boxer

Show me a good loser and I will show you a loser.

Paul Newman, actor

Giving yourself permission to lose guarantees a loss.

Pat Riley, coach

If a man falls once, all will tread upon him.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

The consideration of change over the century is about loss, though I think that social change is gain rather than loss.

Penelope Lively, author

A real gentleman, even if he loses everything he owns, must show no emotion. Money must be so far beneath a gentleman that it is hardly worth troubling about.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky, writer

As soon as questions of will or decision or reason or choice of action arise, human science is at a loss.

Noam Chomsky, activist

The loss of liberty which must attend being a wife was of all things the most horrible to my imagination.

Sarah Fielding,

No wise person should make known the loss of fortune, any malpractice in their house, his being cheated, or having been disgraced.


We have resolved to endure the unendurable and suffer what is insufferable.

Hirohito, leader

While weight loss is important, what's more important is the quality of food you put in your body - food is information that quickly changes your metabolism and genes.

Mark Hyman,

When I was a child I had a best friend who lived across the road from me. When her mother died unexpectedly it was like losing a member of my own family. I think I am still affected by the memory of that loss.

Margaret Mahy, author

Just as the body goes into shock after a physical trauma, so does the human psyche go into shock after the impact of a major loss.

Anne Grant, poet

The most successful war seldom pays for its losses.

Thomas Jefferson, president

The slaves of socialism are slaves, but they are no one's property and therefore no one's loss.

George Reisman, economist

The garden is growth and change and that means loss as well as constant new treasures to make up for a few disasters.

May Sarton, poet

Of course, I also attribute some of my hearing loss to being in the infantry in World War II. It's probably a combination of heredity and noise exposure.

George Kennedy, actor

I think we now come to the park expecting to win instead of playing not to lose.

Eric Davis, athlete

Bad company is as instructive as licentiousness. One makes up for the loss of one's innocence with the loss of one's prejudices.

Denis Diderot, editor

A loss never bothers me after I take it. I forget it overnight. But being wrong - not taking the loss - that is what does damage to the pocketbook and to the soul.

Jesse Livermore, investor

No matter how hard the loss, defeat might serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out.

Al Gore, vice president

Do not measure your loss by itself; if you do, it will seem intolerable; but if you will take all human affairs into account you will find that some comfort is to be derived from them.

Saint Basil, saint

Loss and possession, death and life are one, There falls no shadow where there shines no sun.

Hilaire Belloc, poet

Prefer a loss to a dishonest gain; the one brings pain at the moment, the other for all time.

Chilon, poet

There are so many opportunities in life, that the loss of two or three capabilities is not necessarily debilitating. A handicap can give you the opportunity to focus more on art, writing, or music.

Jim Davis, cartoonist

The most important thing in an argument, next to being right, is to leave an escape hatch for your opponent, so that he can gracefully swing over to your side without too much apparent loss of face.

Sydney J. Harris, journalist

Around people I don't know, I'm totally at a loss.

Barbra Streisand, actress

Whenever we take away the liberties of those whom we hate we are opening the way to loss of liberty for those we love.

Wendell L. Wilkie, lawyer

Two aged men, that had been foes for life, Met by a grave, and wept - and in those tears They washed away the memory of their strife; Then wept again the loss of all those years.

Jean Paul, author

A son can bear with equanimity the loss of his father, but the loss of his inheritance may drive him to despair.

Niccolo Machiavelli, writer

When a man laughs at his troubles he loses a great many friends. They never forgive the loss of their prerogative.

Francis Bacon, philosopher

Sorrows cannot all be explained away in a life truly lived, grief and loss accumulate like possessions.

Stefan Kanfer,

Emotions get in the way but they don't pay me to start crying at the loss of 269 lives. They pay me to put some perspective on the situation.

Ted Koppel, journalist

There is no "slippery slope" toward loss of liberties, only a long staircase where each step downward must first be tolerated by the American people and their leaders.

Alan K. Simpson, politician

The loss of life will be irreplaceable.

Dan Quayle, vice president

I discovered the same thing Gram Parsons did, that soul music and country music are practically identical. Based off of the same chord structures, and the songs are of heartache and loss. The main connection is they both came up in church.

Justin Townes Earle, musician

To grow up with the loss of your mother is a scar that never goes away.

Maya Rudolph, actress

I always found the extraordinary loss of life in the First World War very moving. I remember learning about it as a very young child, as an eight- or nine-year-old, asking my teachers what poppies were for. Every year the teachers would suddenly wear these red paper flowers in their lapels, and I would say 'What does that mean?'

Tom Hiddleston, actor

It was quite a European war until 1917, when the Americans joined up. They don't have the same sense of the loss of innocence and the cataclysmic loss of life. A whole generation was wiped out.

Tom Hiddleston, actor

I've worked in the Inuit hamlets of the west coast of Hudson Bay since 1994. Over that time I've been very moved by both the pace of social change there - the loss of traditional ways of seeing the world, the affinity for and comfort with the land - and by the social disarray that change of this pace produces.

Kevin Patterson, writer

At every turn, when humanity is asked the question, 'Do you want temporary economic gain or long-term environmental loss, which one do you prefer,' we invariably choose the money.

Ethan Hawke, actor

I get heartbroken flying into L.A. It's just this feeling of unspecific loss. Can you imagine what the San Fernando Valley was when it was all wheat fields? Can you imagine what John Steinbeck saw?

Edward Norton, actor

I'm mourning with the rest of the world for the talented, gorgeous, funny, intelligent John Forsythe but my heart is broken for the loss of my dear, dear friend and neighbor. I will miss him terribly.

Cheryl Ladd, actress

Over the past few years, the road to confrontation has shown its consequences: loss of innocent lives, destruction and fear. Most costly, however, was the loss of hope. The most precious gift that you can present to your peoples over the coming weeks is renewed hope born out of tangible progress on the ground.

King Abdullah II, statesman

The once-unthinkable loss of the AAA rating will constitute a further hit to already fragile business and consumer confidence.

Mohamed El-Erian, businessman

President Barack Obama has stood watch over the greatest job loss in modern American history. And that, my friends, is one inconvenient truth that will haunt this President throughout history.

Mitt Romney, politician

The economic recession in America wasn't caused by bad luck; it was caused by bad Republican policies. But the Republican candidates are doubling down on the same flawed policies that led to the loss of 3.6 million jobs in the final months of 2008 and gravely affected middle class families across America.

Debbie Wasserman Schultz, politician

I experienced a lot of loss after his death. I lost my city because of all the paparazzi descending upon us. I actually lost my journal during that time, oddly enough. I literally couldn't hold on to anything.

Michelle Williams, actress

Lest when I am gone you may be at a loss for an epitaph for me, let me give you one - He Fed Fevers.

Robert James Graves, scientist

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