Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
Failure is an event not a person
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
Nature never excuses lapses.
Man knows so much and does so little.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.