But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
Nature never excuses lapses.
The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
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.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.