One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
Nature never excuses lapses.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.