Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
Success is not achieved without labor.
A small ray of hope is enough for the emergence of love.
We cannot become what we need to be by remaining what we are.
When choosing the lesser of two evils, always remember, it is still an evil.
Having once decided to achieve a certain task, achieve it at all cost of tedium and distaste. The gain in self-confidence of having accomplished tiresome labor is immense.
To carry care to bed is to sleep with a pack on your back.
A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are for.