Man knows so much and does so little.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
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.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
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.
The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
Nature never excuses lapses.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
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 unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.