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.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
Failure is an event not a person
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
Man knows so much and does so little.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.