Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
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.
A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
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.