Fate chooses your relations, you choose your friends.Jacques Delille
I know of only one true failure never having tried to grow as a person. All else is simply happenstance.Rod Hughes
Democracy means not 'I am as good as you are' but 'You are as good as I am.'Theodore Parker
There's a period of life when we swallow a knowledge of ourselves and it becomes either good or sour inside.Pearl Bailey
Whenever it is in any way possible, every boy and girl should choose as his life work some occupation which he should like to do anyhow, even if he did not need the money.William Lyon Phelps
God give me strength to face a fact though it slay me.Thomas Huxley
Inspiration may be a form of superconsciousness, or perhaps of subconsciousness - I wouldn't know. But I am sure it is the antithesis of self- consciousness.
For a just man falleth seven times, and riseth up again...
If you don't know where you are going, any road will take you there.