Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more.
Try again. Fail again. Fail better.
Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of a good conscience, good health, occupation, and freedom in all just pursuits.
What's the world's greatest lie?... It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.
Words will not fail when the matter is well considered.
Women, like men, should try to do the impossible. And when they fail, their failure should be a challenge to others.
I'm a perfectionist. I can't help it, I get really upset with myself if I fail in the least.
It is after all the greatest art to limit and isolate oneself.
Where the senses fail us, reason must step in.
We ought to esteem it of the greatest importance that the fictions which children first hear should be adapted in the most perfect manner to the promotion of virtue.
The greatest wealth is health.
I've permitted myself to learn and to fail with some regularity. And that is probably the one thing I was given, and that I'm still grateful for.
The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
The father's greatest folly is that he believes he can be a much more simple person than he is; he is not really able to deal with his own complexity as a human being.
If you cry 'forward', you must without fail make plain in what direction to go.
Modesty, tis a virtue not often found among poets, for almost every one of them thinks himself the greatest in the world.
The United States themselves are essentially the greatest poem.
There is indeed a certain sense of gratification when we do a good deed that gives us inward satisfaction,and a generous pride that accompanies a good conscience... These testimonies of a good conscience are pleasant; and such a natural pleasure isvery beneficial to us; it is the only payment that can never fail.
The Church knew what the psalmist knew: Music praises God. Music is well or better able to praise him than the building of the church and all its decoration; it is the Church's greatest ornament.
Working with Bernardo Bertolucci was one of the greatest highlights of my whole life. It was such an incredible opportunity for me.
It is the greatest of all advantages to enjoy no advantage at all.
Next to the Word of God, the noble art of music is the greatest treasure in the world.
The greatest wealth is to live content with little, for there is never want where the mind is satisfied.