Be gentle to all and stern with yourself.
Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.
Always desire to learn something useful.
Begin to be now what you will be hereafter.
Who seeks shall find.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
If you're going through hell, keep going.
To be a good loser is to learn how to win.
Without hard work, nothing grows but weeds.
Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.
To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him.
A child who is allowed to be disrespectful to his parents will not have true respect for anyone.
We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.
I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father's protection.
Even as kids reach adolescence, they need more than ever for us to watch over them. Adolescence is not about letting go. It's about hanging on during a very bumpy ride.
Mothers all want their sons to grow up to be president, but they don't want them to become politicians in the process.
A mother who is really a mother is never free.
Children are educated by what the grown-up is and not by his talk.
Let parents bequeath to their children not riches, but the spirit of reverence.
Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children.