Autumn 2007
... on failure...

Life is a process of becoming, a combination of states we have to go through. Where people fail is that they wish to elect a state and remain in it. This is a kind of death.

- Anais Nin

A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent in doing nothing.

- George Bernard Shaw

I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.

- Thomas Alva Edison

Good people are good because they've come to wisdom through failure. We get very little wisdom from success, you know.

- William Saroyan

We read the world wrong and say that it deceives us.

- Rabindranath Tagore