So live that your friends can defend you, but never have to.
One of the chief objects of education should be to widen the windows through which we view the world.
Without the spur of competition we’d loaf out our life.
It’s only by the hard blows of adverse fortune that character is tooled.
Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you’ll understand what little chance you have trying to change others.
The better part of maturity is knowing your goals.
If you think you’re tops, you won’t do much climbing.