In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity.
If the wind will not serve, take to the oars.
Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow, it empties today of its strength.
It doesn't matter who you are, where you come from. The ability to triumph begins with you. Always.
God brings men into deep waters, not to drown them, but to cleanse them.
If you don't pay appropriate attention to what has your attention, it will take more of your attention than it deserves.
There is in every true woman's heart a spark of heavenly fire, which lies dormant in the broad daylight of prosperity; but which kindles up, and beams and blazes in the dark hour of adversity.
I have found the paradox that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.
Perhaps everything terrible is in its deepest being something helpless that wants help from us.
Defeat may serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out.