• Diana Athill: 'It is possible to make use of failure, and forget it'
• Margaret Atwood: 'Get back on the horse that threw you'
• Julian Barnes: 'Success to one person can be failure to another'
• Ann Enright: 'Failure is what writers do. It is built in'
• Howard Jacobson: 'You have to see failure as an opportunity'
• Will Self: 'People say my writing is dreadful and pretentious'
• Lionel Shriver: 'No one wants to buy a book about disappointment'
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