"Never give a sword to a man who can't dance."
wise words !
"The superior man thinks always of virtue; the common man thinks of comfort."
"The wheel of fortune turns round incessantly, and who can say to himself, I shall to-day be uppermost."
This can be applied to any football team, (except Man Utd, I suppose !)
"It is more shameful to distrust our friends than to be deceived by them."
"It is easy to hate and it is difficult to love. This is how the whole scheme of things works. All good things are difficult to achieve; and bad things are very easy to get."
"It does not matter how slowly you go, so long as you do not stop."
This can be appiled to my football career
"In a country well governed, poverty is something to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is something to be ashamed of."
"Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change."
"Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without."
"Every revolutionary ends up either by becoming an oppressor or a heretic."
"The superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions."