Remember when life’s path is steep to keep your mind even.
For fate has wove the thread of life with pain,
And twins ev’n from the birth are Misery and Man!
An arrow can only be shot by pulling it backward. When life is dragging you back with difficulties, it means it’s going to launch you into something great. So just focus, and keep aiming.
I owe much to my friends; but, all things considered, it strikes me that I owe even more to my enemies. The real person springs life under a sting even better than under a caress.
Life is made up of sobs, sniffles, and smiles, with sniffles predominating.
The difficulties of life are intended to make us better, not bitter.
Life didn’t promise to be wonderful.
A bad grade is only one letter in the Essay of life.
Sometimes the littlest things in life are the hardest to take. You can sit on a mountain more comfortably than on a tack.
Who will tell whether one happy moment of love or the joy of breathing or walking on a bright morning and smelling the fresh air, is not worth all the suffering and effort which life implies.