The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
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.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
Nature never excuses lapses.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.