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Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.
There is no royal flower-strewn path to success. And if there is, I have not found it for if I have accomplished anything in life it is because I have been willing to work hard.
You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.
Progress is the product of human agency. Things get better because we make them better. Things go wrong when we get too comfortable, when we fail to take risks or seize opportunities.