The day soldiers stop bringing you their problems is the day you have stopped leading them.
I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.
Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure - which is: Try to please everybody.
There is no failure except in no longer trying.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying.
Success is often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
You are the only person who can label what you do a failure. Failure is subjective.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus.
I have learned that success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has had to overcome while trying to succeed.
Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the true failure.