Teachings on failure by Napoleon Hill
Before success comes in any man's life, he's sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing to do is to quit. That's exactly what the majority of men do.
Create a definite plan for carrying out your desire and begin at once, whether you ready or not, to put this plan into action.
Edison failed 10, 000 times before he made the electric light. Do not be discouraged if you fail a few times.
Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win - essential to success.
Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice and is never the result of selfishness.
It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.