The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.
The purpose in life is to collaborate for a common cause; the problem is nobody seems to know what it is.
No pain, no palm; no thorns, no throne; no gall, no glory; no cross, no crown.
It is a painful thing to look at your own trouble and know that you yourself and no one else has made it.
The price of greatness is responsiblity.
Take your life in your own hands and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame.
The strongest principle of growth lies in human choice.
John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
I believe that every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity, an obligation; every possession, a duty.
Abigail Van Buren
If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.
It is not the mountains that we conquer, but ourselves.
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