Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
Nature never excuses lapses.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.
The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Man knows so much and does so little.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.