To try and to fail: the 2 things I hate

from Jay Z – Izzo (H.O.V.A.) Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

As Yoda would say, “Do, or do not..there is no try”

Hov uses the word succeed in the next line implying that he never just tries. He never fails. He just succeeds.

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