"It is impossible to live with out failing at something.
Unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all.
In which case, you fail by default."
par·a·chute[par-uh-shoot] noun, verb, -chut·ed, -chut·ing.
a folding, umbrellalike, fabric device for allowing a person, to float down safely through the air from a great height.