"It is wonderful what strength of purpose and boldness and energy of will are roused by the assurance that we are doing our duty."
"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."Walter Scott on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Walter Scott on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."Walter Scott on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Walter Scott on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Walter Scott on Ernest Hemingway
"One crowded hour of glorious life is worth an age without a name."
"Each age has deemed the new-born year the fittest time for festal cheer."
"When thinking about companions gone, we feel ourselves doubly alone."
"For success, attitude is equally as important as ability."
"Success or failure in business is caused more by the mental attitude even than by mental capacities."