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Caela Burrell

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If you try to fail and you succeed, what have you accomplished?

This question reminds me about the liar paradox often discussed in Ancient Greece.

In my opinion, there are two possible contexts related to this question: You try to fail, and you succeed at failing. So in this sense, you have achieved success through failure. The other context is that you try to fail, and you fail to do so meaning you have succeeded. However, overall, you have achieved failure through success.

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    Mar 18 2013: Failing to try is failure
    • Mar 18 2013: They are trying though, just maybe too hard.....
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        Mar 19 2013: Are they? Perhaps...

        I was merely pointing out my observation of what I believe failure to be.

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