Is demum miser est, cuius nobilitas miserias nobilitat. (Indeed, wretched the man whose fame makes his misfortunes famous.)Lucius Accius Telephus
Do not use a cannon to kill a mosquito.Confucius
You've got to take the bitter with the sour.Samuel Goldwyn
We have the power to make this the best generation of mankind in the history of the world - or to make it the last.John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on Thee and I'll forgive Thy great big one on me.Robert Frost
Climb mountains to see lowlands.Chinese Proverb
I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him.
I cannot conceive otherwise than that He, the Infinite Father, expects or requires no worship or praise from us, but that He is even infinitely above it.