Humility is to make a right estimate of one's self. It is no humility for a man to think less of himself than he ought, though it might rather puzzle him to do that.
Idleness is the key of beggary.
Anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrows, but only empties today of its strength.
A good character is the best tombstone. Those who loved you and were helped by you will remember you when forget-me-nots have withered. Carve your name on hearts, not on marble.
There is no fatigue so wearisome as that which comes from lack of work.
The Lord gets his best soldiers out of the highlands of affliction.
It has been said that our anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow, but only empties today of its strength.