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Although this is usually a trick question, from my perspective, I believe that even though you had failed, if you were aiming at failing, and succeeded, then you have succeeded in your mission of failing. But if you were aiming to succeed, then there forth you have failed.

Why can't it be both?

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If you try to fail but you succeed what have you done?

Well, you're pretty stupid for wanting 2 fail, but if you succeed when you want 2 fail, then u pretty much have failed so u got your wish. However if you tried to fail and succeeded on failing then you have both failed and succeeded. You have failed which is what you wanted to do. But you have also succeeded in failing.

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Failure is when someone has failed or did not succeed in doing something. "A failure" is usually the person that failed at succeeding.

What if you tried to fail and you succeeded which one did you do?

then you would still fail to succeed as trying to fail is as bad as failing while trying to succeed. but you would succeed to fail. wierd right but no one ever fails until they stop trying!!

If you tried to fail and you succeeded what have you done?

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