Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
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.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
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.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
Failure is an event not a person
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
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.
Nature never excuses lapses.
The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.