Nature never excuses lapses.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
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.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
Man knows so much and does so little.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
Failure is an event not a person
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.