Charles F. Kettering
Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement.
Persistent people begin their success where others end in failure.
As long as a person doesn't admit he is defeated, he is not defeated - he's just a little behind and isn't through fighting.
Thomas A. Edison
I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
The way to succeed is to double your failure rate.
Before success comes in any man's life, he's sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing to do is to quit. That's exactly what the majority of men do.
B. C. Forbes
History has demonstrated that the most notable winners usually encountered heartbreaking obstacles before they triumphed. They won because they refused to become discouraged by their defeats.
Fall seven times, stand up eight.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
George E. Woodberry
Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the true failure.
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