In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.
The secret of success is this: there is no secret of success.
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.
A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out.
Don’t wish it were easier, wish you were better. Don’t wish for fewer problems, wish for more skills. Don’t wish for less challenges, wish for more wisdom.
Children’s talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.