“There is no short cut to achievement. Life requires thorough preparation – veneer isn’t worth anything.”

George Washington Carver

“I have learned now that while those who speak about one’s miseries usually hurt, those who keep silence hurt more.”


“The cave you fear to enter holds the treasure you seek.”

Joseph Campbell

“A statesman who keeps his ear permanently glued to the ground will have neither elegance of posture nor flexibility of movement.”

Abba Eban