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In this video from Motivation District, viewers hear about the importance of failure and self-reflection and its role in our success. When a person fails, it means more that something was not done well enough. We should reframe this way of thinking and recognize failure as an opportunity. If we can identify gaps in our performance, we can better understand how to address this moving forward and are one step closer to success.  Instead of demotivating ourselves after a failure, we should take it as a lesson that guides us to a place where we want to be in the future.

Learning from our failures is one of the most important parts in our paths to success. In general, it is considered that going through your failure leaves a greater impact on a person's life.  All of us strive hard to achieve something that we want, but it sometimes just does not go our way. Instead of giving up, we should realize failures help us learn how to manage our emotions and realign our focus. If there is no failure in this world, then we would be living in a perfect world and would not get any chance to learn new things in life.  In this case, we would have lost our drive to improve. When we face a failure in life, it reminds us that no one is perfect, and it keeps us grounded and humble.

The people who face failures and motivate themselves are always humble, hungry for improvement, and make a commitment of lifelong learning. Failure and success are a part of life. If someone does not face failure, then they do not get a chance to learn new things in life and experiment. Failure teaches us how to start things even though there is a chance that things may not go our way.

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Oh for sure. Failure is just a part of life and if we never fail, we likely are never learning from anything we do that may be deemed wrong. I feel that failure is a right of passage in a way. Almost like, if you don't fail at least once, you can't fully succeed. 

We learn so much from the mistakes and failures we make in our lives. 

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Very well said. Yes, failure should be considered part of learning. We often get discouraged when we fail. Or get so emotional and look for things and people to blame for our failures. I will also add, that when we accept that everything is in our control, even those trivial things that we used to believe were not our problem. Only by accepting this will you change for the better. 

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