Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.
If either wealth or poverty are come by honesty, there is no shame.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection, which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.
The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential… these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.
He who speaks without modesty will find it difficult to make his words good.
In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of.