The worst prison would be a closed heart.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
Man knows so much and does so little.
Failure is an event not a person
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.