There is no such thing as luck. It's a fancy name for being always at our duty, and so sure to be ready when good time comes.
Quote by Edward G Bulwer-Lytton
What mankind wants is not talent; it is purpose.
Patience is the courage of the conqueror, the strength of man against destiny
Punctuality is a virtue, if you don't mind being lonely
Reading without purpose is sauntering not exercise.
Patience is not passive; on the contrary, it is active; it is concentrated strength
The true spirit of conversation consists in building on another man's observation, not overturning it
Imitation, if noble and general, insures the best hope of originality
In the lexicon of youth, which fate reserves For a bright manhood, there is no...
Remorse is the echo of a lost virtue
Remorse: beholding heaven and feeling hell
Remorse is regret that one waited so long to do it
Remorse is virtue's root; its fair increase are fruits of innocence and blessedness
One man's remorse is another man's reminiscence
Remorse is the pain of sin