What I am to be, I am becoming.
It is character that counts in a nation as in a man.
We cannot do great deeds unless we're willing to do the small things that make up the sum of greatness.
Probably the greatest harm done by vast wealth is the harm that we of moderate means do ourselves when we let the vices of envy and hatred enter deep into our own natures.
Nothing is gained by debate on non-debatable subjects.