Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
Failure is an event not a person
One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
Nature never excuses lapses.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
Man knows so much and does so little.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.