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It's hard to watch them go through that test that before they even go through sets them as a failure and I resent it. I don't think they've (CSAP tests) done a single good thing for them.
Marlene Walz
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Feminism is doomed to failure because it is based on an attempt to repeal and restructure human nature.
Phyllis Schlafly
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Knute Rockne
Show me a good and gracious loser, and I'll show you a failure.
Knute Rockne
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Even when we were struggling, people had been reluctant to think that Iraq would turn out like Vietnam, a failure for the United States.
Andrew Kohut
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I underestimated the dilapidated, horrific conditions our city was in. ... My biggest failure was not communicating. We have a long way to go, but we've come a mighty long way.
Kwame Kilpatrick
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Marilyn Monroe
I'm a failure as a woman. My men expect so much of me, because of the image they've made of me and that I've made of myself, as a sex symbol. Men expect so much, and I can't live up to it.
Marilyn Monroe
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We ask them to make sure they're ready and they can afford failure. And the other thing is, can they afford success? You have to be ready if your product takes off.
Marilyn Montross
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The French protectionist model is doomed to failure. Better to follow the examples from London and Berlin.
Mario Draghi
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There is a lot of blame to go around. But on the American side, the conceptual failure that contributed to disaster was the president's belief that democracy and elections solve everything.
Martin Indyk
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I think there was a systematic failure at all levels of government to understand the magnitude of the situation.
Marty Bahamonde
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This is the first time I have seen an entire state create task forces to reduce registration failure. I have not seen such an improvement . . . as I have in Illinois.
Laura Ahearn
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Most people think of success and failure as opposites, but they both are products of the same process.
Roger Oech
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Failure - When your best just isn't good enough.
Larry Kersten
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Pessimism is an excuse for not trying and a guarantee to a personal failure.
Bill Clinton
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We got behind 22-4 as a failure to follow an offensive game plan. We shot too quick and didn't work inside-out. It killed us.
Mark Freeze
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Do not take yourself too seriously. You have to learn not to be dismayed at making mistakes. No human being can avoid failures.
Lawrence Lovasik
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Evidence is there that a structural, mechanical or electrical failure of some kind led to the explosion.
Lee Kreindler
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Mary Landrieu
The president's statement indicates a failure to appreciate the burdens borne by the people of Louisiana and other coastal oil-and-gas-producing states,
Mary Landrieu
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This case was entirely preventable. The failure here is one of resources.
Mary Lauby
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She was getting some help, but it was not enough and it didn't come in time. The failure here is one of resources. They were limited and too late in coming.
Mary Lauby
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This catastrophe resulted from the coming together of many elements, but one of them certainly is the Bush administration's failure to meet the needs of urban areas and to support agencies that respond to such crises.
Mark Gottdiener
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If you're doing your best, you won't have any time to worry about failure.
H. Brown
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Supposing you have tried and failed again and again. You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing that we call "Failure" is not the falling down, but the staying down.
Mary Pickford
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You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing that we call 'failure' is not the falling down, but the staying down.
Mary Pickford
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Oppenheimer's failure to fully and accurately report municipal bond transactions deprived the investing public and market participants of critical information.
Mary Schapiro
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Any place besides Lakeland has proven to be a dismal failure. We are ready to compete.
Mark Jackson
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[1. Replace your garage door with one labeled] impact-resistant. ... after Charley, home after home had garage door failure.
Leslie Chapman
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The broad phenomenon is that states have to grapple with the issue of immigration because of failure on behalf of the federal government. The state and localities end up holding the bag.
Mark Krikorian
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Don't be afraid of failure; be afraid of petty success.
Maude Adams
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I fully take responsibility for this failure,
Lionel Jospin
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