Let us rise up and be thankful, for if we didn’t learn a lot today, at least we learned a little, and if we didn’t learn a little, at least we didn’t get sick, and if we got sick, at least we didn’t die; so, let us all be thankful.
Whenever anyone has offended me, I try to raise my soul so high that the offense cannot reach it.
If you keep on saying things are going to be bad, you have a good chance of becoming a prophet.
You can bear your troubles or shrug them off. They’re your shoulders.
If my resolution to be a great man was half so strong as it is to despise the shame of being a little one…
Where the loser saw barriers, the winner saw hurdles.
We awaken in others the same attitude of mind we hold toward them.
If you aren’t fired with enthusiasm, you will be fired with enthusiasm.
I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.
There are exactly as many special occasions in life as we choose to celebrate.