Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
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.
One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
Nature never excuses lapses.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.