Riddle: If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. What is the contradictory proverb?
“If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again” means to always continue to keep trying after an initial failure or setback, since success does not usually occur immediately. It encourages a person to not to give up! What does “Don’t beat your head against a brick wall.” mean?
It means to attempt continuously and fruitlessly to accomplish some task or achieve some goal that is or seems ultimately hopeless. So there is no need to struggle in a hopeless situation. But for some people, you need to try again and again and again… What kind of person are you? One who gives up or keeps trying despite failing numerous times?
Answer: Don’t beat your head against a brick wall.