"Fear of failure must never be a reason not to try something."
"Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure... than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat."Frederick Smith on Theodore Roosevelt
"I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying."Frederick Smith on Michael Jordan
"Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not the world is full of educated failures. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent."Frederick Smith on Calvin Coolidge
"My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure."Frederick Smith on Abraham Lincoln
"Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything - all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important."Frederick Smith on Steve Jobs
"My four years in the Marine Corps left me with an indelible understanding of the value of leadership skills."
"Leadership is simply the ability of an individual to coalesce the efforts of other individuals toward achieving common goals. It boils down to looking after your people and ensuring that, from top to bottom, everyone feels part of the team."