" I love my past. I love my present. I'm not ashamed of what I've had, and I'm not sad bcz I have it no longer" " People grow through experience if they meet life honestly & courageously. This is how character is built " " Hope is both the earliest and the most indispensable virtue inherent in the state of being alive. If life is to be sustained hope must remain, even where confidence is wounded, trust impaired.. " "The most important experiences a man can have are those that take him to the very limit; that is the only way we learn, because it requires all our courage..."