Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
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
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.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
Man knows so much and does so little.
Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.