A moment of illumination; a chance to reexamine/reconsider one's approach. A necessary byproduct of risk. See also: opportunity
"No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better." -Samuel Beckett
Alfred Pennyworth: Took quite a fall, didn't we, Master Bruce?
Thomas Wayne: And why do we fall? So we can learn to pick ourselves up. -"Batman Begins"
Sadly, he had enough back-up to cover up his faults.
George W. Bush.
That George W. Bush is such a failure!
When your best just isn't good enough.
That's the crappiest fingerpainting I've ever seen, Bobby, you little failure.
Word used to describe people who are crap.
e.g. President Bush.
He's a total failure.
Homer Simpsons: Trying
is the first step towards failure
George W. Bush: I didn't misfailure the country! Honest! It's hard work being president! Realleh hard work! Even my daddeh says it's hard work! I don't get no break on Sundehs too!
Bob Bluebell: What a failure and a jerkwad.
The New England Patriots 2007-2008 Football Season.
I would take 14-6 over an 18-1 failure any day.
the United Nations.
The United Nations is a failure.