The Mind in the Making.
I had done my best, and that my lack of experience, not my lack of ability, was the reason for the failure.
I wasn't interested in making a lot of money, but I was interested in making a lot of living.
Few human beings, wrote Jack Woodford in Strangers in Love, few human beings are proof against the implied flattery of rapt attention.
The person who gets the farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.
It is often dangerous to rush into battle without pausing for preparation or waiting for recruits.