Nature never excuses lapses.
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.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
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.
Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
Failure is an event not a person
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
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.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
Man knows so much and does so little.