Failure cannot cope with persistence.
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.
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.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.
Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
Nature never excuses lapses.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Man knows so much and does so little.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.