Defeat Quotes, Sayings about losing
You cannot talk defeat and expect to have victory. Send your words out in the direction you want your life to go.
Defeat is a state of mind; no one is ever defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart.
What is defeat? Nothing but education. Nothing but the first step to something better.
– Wendell Phillips
Life is very similar to a boxing ring.
Defeat is not final when one falls down…
It is final when one refuses to get up and fight back!
It’s easy to do anything in victory. It’s in defeat that a man reveals himself.
– Floyd Patterson
There is no defeat unless admitted.
Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
– Marilyn vos Savant
Being challenged in life is inevitable, being defeated is optional.
– Roger Crawford
When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.
– Napoleon Hill
While one may encounter many defeats, one must not be defeated.
– Maya Angelou
You’ve got to learn to survive a defeat. That’s when you develop character.
– Richard M. Nixon
Anyone can deal with victory. Only the mighty can bear defeat.
– Adolf Hitler
If you win, you need not have to explain…If you lose, you should not be there to explain!
– Adolf Hitler
To be overcome by the fragrance of flowers is a delectable form of defeat.
– Beverley Nichols
Defeat is a state of mind, no one will be defeated unless the loss is accepted as a reality .
You would always beat me; not so much because you are a better fighter as because you will not accept defeat.
– John Christopher
Failure, loss and defeat are just mile markers on the road to success.
– Jeffrey Fry
Defeat never comes to any man until he admits it.
– Josephus Daniels