The greatest mistake you can make is to be constantly fearful you will make one.
Apathy is the glove into which evil slips its hand.
A person can run away from his troubles just as easily as he can run away from his shadow.
Don’t be content with being average. Average is as close to the bottom as it is to the top.
Habit is like a soft bed, easy to get into but hard to get out of.
Solitude is a good place to visit but a poor place to stay.
Some minds are like concrete, thoroughly mixed and permanently set.
Spoon-feeding in the long run teaches us nothing but the shape of the spoon.
Temper is what gets most of us into trouble, but pride is what keeps us there.