One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
Failure is an event not a person
The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.
Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
Man knows so much and does so little.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
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 simply an opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Nature never excuses lapses.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
The wise say that our failure is to form habits: for habit is the mark of a stereotyped world.
You have committed a double mistake, firstly by not keeping the engagement yesterday and secondly, by coming when you were not expected.