"One sees great things from the valley; only small things from the peak."
"In a real dark night of the soul it is always three o clock in the morning, day after day."
"Faith doesn't make sense; that's why it makes miracles."
"It's all about overcoming adversity. It's about being down and coming back."
"Remember that there is nothing stable in human affairs; therefore avoid undue elation in prosperity, or undue depression in adversity."
"Without an adversary, prowess shrivels."
"Prosperity makes friends, adversity tries them"
"If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn't lead anywhere."
"Failure is not falling down but refusing to get up."
"Cushion the painful effects of hard blows by keeping the enthusiasm going strong, even if doing so requires struggle."