Very few endeavours are perfect in their first attempt; failure is unavoidable. Take a note from Samuel Beckett and fail better with each attempt.
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The best failures are the ones which provide insight into the process and your goals, eventually leading you to a successful attempt. Follow Beckett's advice and try, try and try again - improving all the while.
For more more musings on failure and how you can turn a failure into a success, check out some previous articles on the topic: Success or Failure, Examine What Went Wrong and Right, Understand the Fear of Failure to Overcome Yours, and The Key to Success: Do Stuff.
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