Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose. Nobody goes undefeated all the time. If you can pick up after a crushing defeat, and go on to win again, you are going to be a champion someday.
There's an old saying that victory has hundred fathers and defeat is an orphan.
It is impossible to defeat an ignorant man in argument.
It is impossible to defeat an ignorant man in an argument.
Did is a word of achievement Won't is a word of defeat Might is a word of bereavement Can't is a word of defeat Ought is a word of duty Try is a word each hour Will is a word of beauty Can is a word of power
The ultimate aim of the art of Karate lies not in victory or defeat, but in the perfection of the characters of its participants.
Fear nothing but what thy industry may prevent; be confident of nothing but what fortune cannot defeat; it is no less folly to fear what is impossible to be avoided than to be secure when there is a possibility to be deprived.
Fear nothing but what thy industry may prevent; be confident of nothing but what fortune cannot defeat; it is no less folly to fear what is impossible
to be avoided than to be secure when there is a possibility to be deprived.
Let us understand: North Vietnam cannot defeat or humiliate the United States. Only Americans can do that.
Defeat may serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out.
Defeat should never be a source of discouragement but rather a fresh stimulus
Defeat should never be a source of courage, but rather a fresh stimulant.
Defeat is a school in which truth always grows strong.
Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory.
There is no defeat except for those who give up.
As always, victory finds a hundred fathers but defeat is an orphan.
He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.
If a victory is told in detail, one can no longer distinguish it from a defeat.
In the time of darkest defeat, victory may be nearest.
Strategy without tactics is the slowest route to victory. Tactics without strategy is the noise before defeat.
The good fighters of old first put themselves beyond the possibility of defeat, and then waited for an opportunity of defeating the enemy.
The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart.
Victory is sweetest when you`ve known defeat.
Restriction of free thought and free speech is the most dangerous of all subversions. It is the one un-American act that could most easily defeat us.