There are two things to aim at in life: first, to get what you want; and after that, to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind achieve the second.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn.
— C.S. Lewis
Everyone who got to where they are had to begin where they were.
— Richard Paul Evans
One often hears the remark “He talks too much.”
But when did anyone last hear the criticism “He listens too much?”
— Norman Augustine