Man knows so much and does so little.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
Nature never excuses lapses.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
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.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.