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.
Nature never excuses lapses.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
Man knows so much and does so little.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
Failure is an event not a person
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
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.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.