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Why You Need to Fail - by Derek Sivers

When you are green, you grow
When you are ripe, your rot.
if you're not failing, you're not learning.

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Comment by Forget-me-Not on August 14, 2011 at 12:14

Dear twin,

Well not sure failures make our life fun, but i agree they make it interesting and i would add that  they make us stronger. We wouldn't be who we are now if we didn't have to face failures. Thanks for your comment here, as you know it always put a smile on my face to see that you took time to check and to write a few words on my posts:))

Comment by Forget-me-Not on August 14, 2011 at 12:10

Hello Ali Tayane,

I am glad you found this video good. Thanks for stopping by and for taking the time to write a comment here.

Comment by Nafis on August 12, 2011 at 23:32
Very insightful video dear Manuela! Thanks a million times for sharing! failure seems scary but it makes life very interesting and fun. When you fail, you look for improvement and on the way to improvement, you meet amazing people or you read some interesting books or you visit some new places! So, life will be so fun with it even though it's really frightening to be failed!
Comment by Forget-me-Not on August 5, 2011 at 18:53

Hello Skyandhill,

You're right, that's why real friends are so important :)) Thanks for your interest and comment.

Comment by Forget-me-Not on July 29, 2011 at 19:13

Hello Viviana,

I am happy you appreciated this video. In fact i found it helfull too. Thanks for stopping by.

Comment by viviana on July 29, 2011 at 17:27

It's hard to accept errors in our lives, at least we can give them a sense;I think without doing that we lose twice.

Thanks for sharing, it helps to be up, while exercising.

Comment by Forget-me-Not on July 19, 2011 at 17:15

Hello Expector,

So does that mean that, we should always fail before succeeding ?

I prefer this sentence :"If you're not failing, you're not learning" because i have the feeling i have learned so much from my failures.
Thank you very much for your interest to this video.

Comment by Forget-me-Not on July 19, 2011 at 17:11

Hello Tara, 

I am happy you found this video excellent. When i heard it, i thought it could be a very interesting comprehension excercice for us here. To answer your question, yes, I could figure out the second set of words when I first listen to it, except for "shoes and socks".


Comment by Expector Smith on July 19, 2011 at 15:52
Yes, it's not a failure, just an experiment. You need to fail!

Comment by Expector Smith on July 19, 2011 at 15:48
Thanks for sharing this enjoyable video! I like this sentence: 'If you're not failing, you're not trying hard enough.'

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