Happiness depends upon ourselves.
A man speaks of what he knows, a woman of what pleases her: the one requires knowledge, the other taste.
A bump in the road is either an obstacle to be fought, or an opportunity to be enjoyed… it’s all up to you.
Theres always the motivation of wanting to win. Everybody has that. But a champion needs, in his attitude, a motivation above and beyond winning.
The urge to gamble is so universal and its practice so pleasurable that I assume it must be evil.
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
I won’t say ours was a tough school, but we had our own coroner. We used to write essays like ‘What I’m Going to be if I Grow up’.