If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.
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.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
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.
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.