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Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm

OriginEdit

Origin is uncertain; the first known close matches appear in the early 1950s.[1] Has been misattributed to Winston Churchill and Abraham Lincoln.[2]

CitationsEdit

  • Someone has said, "Success is advancing from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm".
    • "Lenten Readings". The Morning Herald (Gloversville and Johnstown, NY): p. 25. 1953-03-13. 
    • "Fellowship of Prayer". The Leader-Republican (Gloversville and Johnstown, NY): p. 6. 1953-03-13. 
  • Success has been defined as the ability to go from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.
  • "Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm." (Anonymous)
  • Abraham Lincoln was quoted as saying, "Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm"
  • "Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm" (Winston Churchill)

VariantsEdit

  • Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.[3]
  • Success is going from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.[4]
  • Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.[5]
  • Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.[6]

NotesEdit

  1. O'Toole, Garson (2014-06-28). Quote Investigator: Success Is Going from Failure to Failure Without Losing Your Enthusiasm. Retrieved on 2016-05-19.
  2. Langworth, Richard (2008). Churchill By Himself. London: Ebury Press. p. 579. ISBN 9781586486389. 
  3. Quote Explained #3: Winston Churchill – Success (2013-07-29). Retrieved on 2016-05-19.
  4. Edwards, Joan Y. (2016-03-14). Success Is Going from Failure to Failure with No Loss of Enthusiasm-Winston Churchill. Retrieved on 2016-05-19.
  5. Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm. Retrieved on 2016-05-19.
  6. Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.. Retrieved on 2016-05-19.