Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
Failure is an event not a person
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
Nature never excuses lapses.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
Man knows so much and does so little.
Failure is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
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 fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.