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.
Nature never excuses lapses.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.
Man knows so much and does so little.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
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.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.
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 is simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Dream is not that you see in the sleep; dream is that does not allow you to sleep.