William Makepeace Thackeray
Attacking is the only secret. Dare and the world always yields; or if it beats you sometimes, dare it again and it will succumb.
Bravery never goes out of fashion.
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best thing.
A cheerful look brings joy to the heart.
Good humor is one of the best articles of dress one can wear in society.