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51 Defeat Quotes

May these defeat quotes inspire you not to give up. How you view defeat, your attitude towards defeat will determine if you are truly defeated!

Being defeated means quitting, not trying, accepting things as they are. To be a success in life you must be determined - find ways around or over the obstacle that you are facing. It means learning for failure and willing to always try again. Don't let frustration block you from moving forward.

So as you journey through life trying to attain the success you want to achieve remember that you will experience failure at times, but the bigger question is will you experience defeat? Failure is okay but defeat is not! Expect the ups and downs, but don't stop trying, believe that you can overcome the challenges placed in your way to accomplishing your goals.


    Defeat Quotes To Encourage You to Never Give Up
  1. "Defeat never comes to any man until he admits it."  Josephus Daniels
    Attitude Quotes



  2. Defeat Quotes To Encourage You to Never Give Up
  3. Remember, your attitude toward a situation can help you
    to change it - you create the very atmosphere for defeat
    or victory." - Franco Harris
    Positive Quotes About Change



  4. Defeat Quotes To Encourage You to Never Give Up
  5. "Creativity can solve almost any problem.
    The creative act, the defeat of habit by originality,
    overcomes everything." - George Lois
    Creativity



  6. Defeat Quotes To Encourage You to Never Give Up
  7. "There is no defeat except for those who give up." - Joseph B. Wirthlin
    Don't Quit Poem



  8. We may decline the struggle, but it will be declining also the joy of victory. - J. R. Miller, Aspiration and Energy
    Poems About Strength



  9. Defeat Quotes To Encourage You to Never Give Up
  10. I would rather lose in a cause that I know some day will triumph
    than to triumph in a cause that I know some day will fail. - Wendell L. Willkie
    Thoughtful



  11. The only failure in life is staying down and giving up. You can only be defeated when you decide that the game is over. - Scott Allan, Drive Your Destiny
    Living Life Poem



  12. Defeat Quotes To Encourage You to Never Give Up
  13. Be careful that victories do not carry the seed of future defeats. - Ralph W. Sockman
    Positive Thoughts



  14. If you will face defeat and pain wWith wholesome look and winning smile, you'll conquer every foe... - David V. Bush
    Start Your Day With A Smile



  15. Defeat Quotes To Encourage You to Never Give Up
  16. If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the
    race of life. With confidence, you have won even before you have started. - Marcus Garvey
    Optimistic



  17. Don't think defeat, don't talk defeat, the word will rob you of your strength. - Wilhelmina Stitch, Believe This
    Easy Poems to Memorize



  18. Defeat Quotes To Encourage You to Never Give Up
  19. "Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat." - F Scott Fitzgerald
    Solutions



  20. As soon as you think, or, as soon as you say, "I Can't" you are defeated - Catherine Pulsifer
    Never Say I Can't



  21. Defeat Quotes To Encourage You to Never Give Up
  22. "... it's better to lose some of the battles in the struggles for your dreams than
    to be defeated without ever knowing what you're fighting for." - Paulo Coelho
    Dream



  23. Being defeated means quitting, not trying, accepting things as they are... It means learning for failure and willing to always try again. - Author Unknown
    Try Try Again Poem



  24. Defeat Quotes To Encourage You to Never Give Up
  25. "Defeat should never be a source of discouragement but rather a fresh stimulus." - Robert South
    Discouragement Quotes



  26. Defeat, or failure, is only an opportunity to reload from past mistakes taking forward those parts that showed promise or sprouted new ways towards accomplishment. - Byron Pulsifer
    Opportunity



  27. Feeling Defeated Quotes - Encouragement To Overcome

    Feeling Defeated Quotes - Encouragement To Overcome
  28. "Believe you are defeated, believe it long enough, and it is likely to become a fact." - Norman Vincent Peale
    Believe



  29. And you begin to accept your defeats with your head up and your eyes ahead - Author Unknown, Learn
    Poems About Failure



  30. Feeling Defeated Quotes - Encouragement To Overcome
  31. "Being defeated is often a temporary condition.  Giving up is what makes it permanent."  - Marilyn vos Savant
    Poems About Life



  32. Feelings of sadness and defeat you soon realize that they that will get you nowhere.  Catherine Pulsifer
    Poems About Frustration



  33. Feeling Defeated Quotes - Encouragement To Overcome
  34. "What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first step to something better." - Wendell Phillips
    Inspirational Poems



  35. The world won't care about your old defeats - Berton Braley
    Start Where You Stand



  36. Feeling Defeated Quotes - Encouragement To Overcome
  37. "It is inevitable that some defeat will enter even the most victorious life. The human spirit is never
    finished when it is defeated. . . it is finished when it surrenders." - Ben Stein
    Life



  38. Feeling Defeated Quotes - Encouragement To Overcome
  39. "Do not let defeat be a failure, let defeat be a means of moving on to better things with new knowledge - if you take that type of attitude you will find success even in defeat!" - Catherine Pulsifer
    Knowledge



  40. It's daring blithely the field of chance while making labor a brave romance, it's going onward despite defeat" - Berton Braley
    The Recipe



  41. Feeling Defeated Quotes - Encouragement To Overcome
  42. "Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory."  - Norman Vincent Peale
    Hope



  43. Feeling Defeated Quotes - Encouragement To Overcome
  44. "When confronted by failure, disappointment, or rejection,  it may be far easier simply to give up. But this attitude can spell the difference between long-term success and a series  of defeat." - Amy E. Dean, Peace of Mind
    Success



  45. Feeling Defeated Quotes - Encouragement To Overcome
  46. "You can take from every experience what it has to offer you.  And you cannot be defeated if you just keep taking one breath followed by another." - Oprah Winfrey
    Overwhelmed



  47. Feeling Defeated Quotes - Encouragement To Overcome
  48. "Never let the defeat of the past rob you of the success of your future." - Ray Comfort
    Quotes To Live By



  49. Feeling Defeated Quotes - Encouragement To Overcome
  50. Nobody goes undefeated all the time. If you can pick up after a crushing defeat, and go on to win again, you are going to be a champion someday. - Wilma Rudolph
    Challenges



  51. Inspirational Quotes About Defeat

    Inspirational Quotes About Defeat
  52. "You can learn a line from a win and a book from a defeat."  - Paul Brown
    Learning



  53. If you think "you can", then anything is possible. But, if you think "you can't", then you are defeated before you even begin!  - Catherine Pulsifer
    What You Think You Become



  54. Inspirational Quotes About Defeat
  55. "You've got to learn to survive a defeat. That's when you develop character." - Richard M. Nixon
    Poems of Encouragement



  56. For every child of God defeats this evil world, and we achieve this victory through our faith. - 1 John 5:4 (NLT)
    Christian Poems



  57. Inspirational Quotes About Defeat
  58. "There are some defeats more triumphant than victories."  - Michael de Montaigne
    Thought Provoking



  59. Inspirational Quotes About Defeat
  60. "Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the  true failure." - George E. Woodberry
    Failure



  61. Inspirational Quotes About Defeat
  62. No matter who does you wrong, you don't have to stay defeated.  - Joel Osteen
    Short Quotes



  63. Inspirational Quotes About Defeat
  64. "It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get back up." - Vince Lombardi
    Sports



  65. Inspirational Quotes About Defeat
  66. It is better to be defeated on principle than to win on lies.  - Arthur Calwell
    Truth



  67. Inspirational Quotes About Defeat
  68. "The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without  losing heart." - Robert G. Ingersoll
    Courage



  69. Inspirational Quotes About Defeat
  70. "In every defeat is a lesson showing you how to win the victory next time." - Robert Collier
    Graduation Quotes



  71. Famous Quotes About Defeat

    famous quotes about defeat
  72. "Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan."   - John Fitzgerald Kennedy
    Father



  73. famous quotes about defeat
  74. "Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs  even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much because they live in  the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat." - Theodore Roosevelt
    Never Give Up Quotes



  75. famous quotes about defeat
  76. A lot of people try once or twice, and if they meet with defeat, they use those experience as an excuse to give up. - Les Brown
    Experience



  77. famous quotes about defeat
  78. "I think everyone should experience defeat at least once during their career. You learn a lot from it." - Lou Holtz
    Work Quotes



  79. famous quotes about defeat
  80. "You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated.  In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still
    come out of it." - Maya Angelou
    Inspirational



  81. famous quotes about defeat
  82. "Defeat is a school in which truth always grows strong."  - Henry Ward Beecher
    Motivational Quotes



  83. famous quotes about defeat
  84. "It is defeat that turns bone to flint; it is defeat that turns gristle to muscle; it is defeat that makes men invincible." - Henry Ward Beecher
    Motivational Poems



  85. famous quotes about defeat
  86. "No matter how often you are defeated, you are born to victory."  - Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Positive Quotes



  87. famous quotes about defeat
  88. "Man is not made for defeat." - Heraclitus
    Poetry


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