Apr 21, 2010

Malcolm Forbes on failure as an ingredient of success

A vital ingredient of sustained success is occasional failure.

Apparently, it is not a long leap from being right most of the time to the assumption that one is right all the time. At this point there is nothing as essential as an unmistakable mistake of some magnitude to restore the perspective that is needed to ensure continued success.

~ Malcom S. Forbes, "A Vital Ingredient of Sustained Success", The Book of Business Wisdom

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