The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
Nature never excuses lapses.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
Man knows so much and does so little.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Failure is an event not a person
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.