We pay just as dearly for our triumphs as we do for our defeats. Go ahead and fail. But fail with wit, fail with grace, fail with style. A mediocre failure is as insufferable as a mediocre success. Embrace failure! Seek it out. Learn to love it. That may be the only way any of us will ever be free.

Tom Robbins (b. 1936) American novelist
Even Cowgirls Get the Blues (1976)
Added on 1-Feb-04 | Last updated 1-Feb-04
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