One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
Man knows so much and does so little.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
Nature never excuses lapses.
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.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
Failure is an event not a person
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.
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.
The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.