Next to trying and winning, the best thing is trying and failing.
If you make a mistake and do not correct it, this is called a mistake.
A capacity, and taste, for reading gives access to whatever has already been discovered by others.
I learned a long time ago that there is something worse than missing the goal, and that’s not pulling the trigger.
Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Teach thy tongue to say, “I do not know,” and thous shalt progress.
Be willing to be a beginner every single morning.
Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterwards.
Vernon Sanders Law
Take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly, and try another. But by all means, try something.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems that in trying to solve them.