“Bran thought about it. ‘Can a man still be brave if he’s afraid?’
‘That is the only time a man can be brave,’ his father told him.”
**George RR Martin
The hardest job kids face today is learning good manners without seeing any.
I love the name of honor, more than I fear death.
The most difficult part of attaining perfection is finding something to do for an encore.
“Goodness is about character – integrity, honesty, kindness, generosity, moral courage, and the like. More than anything else, it is about how we treat other people.”
“If it falls to your lot to be a street sweeper, sweep streets like Michelangelo painted pictures, sweep streets like Beethoven composed music . . . Sweep streets like Shakespeare wrote poetry. Sweep streets so well that all the host of heaven and earth will have to pause and say: Here lived a great street sweeper who swept his job well.”
**Martin Luther King Jr.
“Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it’s thinking of yourself less.”