It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that things are difficult.
The less we deserve good fortune, the more we hope for it.
Luck is preparation multiplied by opportunity.
Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power.
He who is brave is free.
We suffer more in our imagination more often than in reality.
No man is more unhappy than he who never faces adversity. For he is not permitted to prove himself.
No man ever became wise by chance.
It is the power of the mind to be unconquerable.
A good mind possesses a kingdom.
A friend always loves, but he who loves is not always a friend.
The best cure for anger is delay.