Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing.
Words do two major things: They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
Don't let your learning lead to knowledge. Let your learning lead to action.
Don't wish it was easier wish you were better. Don't wish for less problems wish for more skills. Don't wish for less challenge wish for more wisdom.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.