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Consult not your fears but your hopes and your dreams. Think not about your frustrations, but about your unfulfilled potential. Concern yourself not with what you tried and failed in, but with what it is still possible for you to do.
Pope John XXIII
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.
Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
You must accept that you might fail; then, if you do your best and still don't win, at least you can be satisfied that you've tried. If you don't accept failure as a possibility, you don't set high goals, you don't branch out, you don't try - you don't take the risk.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
I tried to connect my singing voice to my guitar an' my guitar to my singing voice. Like the two was talking to one another.
B. B. King
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence.
If I pass away one day, I am happy because I tried to do my best. My sport allowed me to do so much because it's the biggest sport in the world.
Sometimes you surprise the goalkeeper and sometimes the goalkeeper surprises you. In my career, I tried to do more of the first than the second.
Like the old soldier of the ballad, I now close my military career and just fade away, an old soldier who tried to do his duty as God gave him the light to see that duty. Goodbye.
Real estate investing, even on a very small scale, remains a tried and true means of building an individual's cash flow and wealth.
I'm happy being myself, which I've never been before. I always hid in other people, or tried to find myself through the characters, or live out their lives, but I didn't have those things in mine.
I tried to drown my sorrows, but the bastards learned how to swim, and now I am overwhelmed by this decent and good feeling.
I have tried to know absolutely nothing about a great many things, and I have succeeded fairly well.
It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried.
Well, I think we tried very hard not to be overconfident, because when you get overconfident, that's when something snaps up and bites you.
I tried to keep both arts alive, but the camera won. I found that while the camera does not express the soul, perhaps a photograph can!
Apart from values and ethics which I have tried to live by, the legacy I would like to leave behind is a very simple one - that I have always stood up for what I consider to be the right thing, and I have tried to be as fair and equitable as I could be.
You can always count on Americans to do the right thing - after they've tried everything else.
Please know that I am aware of the hazards. I want to do it because I want to do it. Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail, their failure must be a challenge to others.
Whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart to do it well; whatever I have devoted myself to, I have devoted myself completely; in great aims and in small I have always thoroughly been in earnest.
I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.
John D. Rockefeller
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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