"A minute's success pays the failure of years."
"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."Robert Browning on Theodore Roosevelt
"I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying."Robert Browning 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."Robert Browning on Calvin Coolidge
"My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure."Robert Browning 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."Robert Browning on Steve Jobs
"What's a man's age? He must hurry more, that's all Cram in a day, what his youth took a year to hold."
"What Youth deemed crystal, Age finds out was dew."
"A face to lose youth for, to occupy age With the dream of, meet death with."
"Fail I alone, in words and deeds? Why, all men strive and who succeeds?"
"Finds progress, man's distinctive mark alone, Not God's, and not the beast's God is, they are, Man partly is, and wholly hopes to be."