But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Failure is an event not a person
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
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.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.
One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
Nature never excuses lapses.
Man knows so much and does so little.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
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.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.