You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
Nature never excuses lapses.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
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.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
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 not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
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.
A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Man knows so much and does so little.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.