Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
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 not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
Nature never excuses lapses.
Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
Man knows so much and does so little.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
Failure is an event not a person
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.