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.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.
Man knows so much and does so little.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
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.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.