The worst prison would be a closed heart.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
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.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
Man knows so much and does so little.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
Nature never excuses lapses.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.