” It is a mistake to suppose that men succeed through success, they much oftener succeed through failures. Precept, study, advice, and example could never have taught them so well as failure has done. “


” Hope… is the companion of power, and the mother of success, for who so hopes has within him the gift of miracles. “


” The battle of life is, in most cases, fought uphill, and to win it without a struggle were perhaps to win it without honor. If there were no difficulties there would be no success, if there were nothing to struggle for, there would be nothing to be achieved. “


” We learn wisdom from failure much more than from success. We often discover what will do, by finding out what will not do, and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery. “



All 4 Samuel Smiles Quotes about Success in picture


It is a mistake to suppose that men succeed through success, they much oftener succeed through failures. Precept, study, advice, and example could never have taught them so well as failure has done.
Hope... is the companion of power, and the mother of success, for who so hopes has within him the gift of miracles.
The battle of life is, in most cases, fought uphill, and to win it without a struggle were perhaps to win it without honor. If there were no difficulties there would be no success, if there were nothing to struggle for, there would be nothing to be achieved.
We learn wisdom from failure much more than from success. We often discover what will do, by finding out what will not do, and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.

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