"It is not so much the being exempt from faults
as the having overcome them that is an advantage to us." Alexander
"Only those who are willing to risk going
too far will ever realize how far they can go." T.
"It takes less time to do a thing right than
to explain why you did it wrong." Longfellow
"Youth is wholly experimental." Robert Louis
"We have two ears and one mouth so that we can
listen twice as much as we speak." Epictetus
"The greatest use of life is to spend it on
something that will outlast it." William James
"Life has a value only when it has something
valuable as its object" Hegel
"I love the man that can smile in trouble, that
can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection."
"The earth has music for those who listen."
"If all the year were playing holidays, to sport
would be as tedious as work." William Shakespeare
"Imagination was given to man to compensate
him for what he is not; a sense of humor to console him for
what he is." Francis Bacon
"It is neither wealth nor splendor, but tranquility
and occupation, which gives happiness." Thomas Jefferson
"Laughter is the sun that drives winter from
the human face." Victor Hugo
"Let us have faith that right makes might..."
"Nothing so needs reforming as other people's
habits." Mark Twain
"Great works are performed, not by strength,
but by perseverance." Samuel Johnson