A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Nature never excuses lapses.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.
Failure is an event not a person
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.