"Failure comes only when we forget our ideals and objectives and principles."
"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."Jawaharlal Nehru on Theodore Roosevelt
"I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying."Jawaharlal Nehru 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."Jawaharlal Nehru on Calvin Coolidge
"My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure."Jawaharlal Nehru 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."Jawaharlal Nehru on Steve Jobs
"A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new when an age ends and when the soul of a nation long suppressed finds utterance."
"The purely agitational attitude is not good enough for a detailed consideration of a subject."
"We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open."
"Ignorance is always afraid of change."
"You don't change the course of history by turning the faces of portraits to the wall."