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"I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying."

"The instinct of nearly all societies is to lock up anybody who is truly free. First, society begins by trying to beat you up. If this fails, they try to poison you. If this fails too, the finish by loading honors on your head."

"The camera fails to capture the 'business' in show business! We typically will give 10 percent of our salary to the agent, 10 percent to the manager, and 5 percent to the lawyer, plus the publicist gets a flat fee, which needs to be budgeted for."

"We never really had any kind of a Christmas. This is one part where my memory fails me completely."

"You know why there's a Second Amendment? In case the government fails to follow the first one."

"As one gets older, it happens that in the morning one fails to remember the airplane trip to be taken in a few hours or the lecture scheduled for the afternoon."

"If love does not know how to give and take without restrictions, it is not love, but a transaction that never fails to lay stress on a plus and a minus."

"Religion fails if it cannot speak to men as they are."

"Nothing fails like failure."

"'Robopocalypse' explores the intertwined fates of regular people who face a future filled with murderous machines. It follows them as humanity foments the robot uprising, fails to recognize the coming storm, and then is rocked to the core by methodical, crippling attacks."

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  • Definition for "fails"
    • Third-person single quick present indicative form of fail.
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