Man knows so much and does so little.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.
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.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.