Nature never excuses lapses.
Man knows so much and does so little.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
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.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
Failure is an event not a person
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.