"Don't be distracted by criticism. Remember-the only taste of success some people have is when they take a bite out of you."
"Always do right - this will gratify some and astonish the rest."
"Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle."
"All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art... It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival."
"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."