"In our tabulation of psychoanalytic results, we have classed those who stopped treatment together with those not improved. This appears to be reasonable a patient who fails to finish his treatment, and is not improved, is surely a therapeutic failure."
"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."Hans Eysenck on Theodore Roosevelt
"I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying."Hans Eysenck 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."Hans Eysenck on Calvin Coolidge
"My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure."Hans Eysenck 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."Hans Eysenck on Steve Jobs
"Tact and diplomacy are fine in international relations, in politics, perhaps even in business in science only one thing matters, and that is the facts."
"If the truth contradicts deeply held beliefs, that is too bad."