According to personality theorist Rollo May, when a person gets out of their comfort zone they experience anxiety, and when a person doesn't get out of their comfort zone they experience guilt. Anxiety results from doing something that you have never done before, and guilt results from not doing something because you're too afraid to …
Avoiding failure and pain is the same as avoiding life. Just as we pray for bliss and happiness, pray for strength to overcome suffering. You can't avoid pain, but you can become strong enough to face it.
Those who have failed are the ones who will do anything to be successful. That drive to overcome frustration is what changes the world.
Success comes after failure. If you remain afraid of failure you'll never reach success.
Life is about enjoying the best and striving through the worst.
You get a chance to live every day. You can always start over. But death is absolute. You die once and then everything goes away.
Whenever you analyse a situation remember that there's always some gain and some loss. You can't have only one, they come in packs of different proportions across different situations. Ask yourself: is this gain worth the loss it brings?
When you stop trying, you start losing.