But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
Man knows so much and does so little.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.