The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
Failure is an event not a person
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
Nature never excuses lapses.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
Man knows so much and does so little.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.