Never bear more than one kind of trouble at a time. Some people bear three — all they have had, all they have now, and all they expect to have. - Edward Everett Hale
If solitude deprives of the benefit of advice, it also excludes from the mischief of flattery. But the absence of others' applause is generally supplied by the flattery of one's own breast. - William Benton Clulow
If there is something wrong we would like to fix it immediately.