Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
Man knows so much and does so little.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
Nature never excuses lapses.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Failure is an event not a person
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.