The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
Man knows so much and does so little.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
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.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
Nature never excuses lapses.