"We need to accept that we won't always make the right decisions, that we'll screw up royally sometimes - understanding that failure is not the opposite of success, it's part of success."
"Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure... than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat."Arianna Huffington on Theodore Roosevelt
"I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying."Arianna Huffington on Michael Jordan
"Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not the world is full of educated failures. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent."Arianna Huffington on Calvin Coolidge
"My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure."Arianna Huffington on Abraham Lincoln
"Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything - all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important."Arianna Huffington on Steve Jobs
"There's no love more intense than the love we have for our kids - and where there is intense love, there is also intense fear lurking beneath the surface."
"The fastest way to break the cycle of perfectionism and become a fearless mother is to give up the idea of doing it perfectly - indeed to embrace uncertainty and imperfection."
"I think while all mothers deal with feelings of guilt, working mothers are plagued by guilt on steroids!"
"There is nothing like becoming a mom to fill you with fear."
"Trying to be Supermom is as futile as trying to be Perfect Mom. Not going to happen."