There is nothing I fear more than waking up without a program that will help me bring a little happiness to those with no resources, those who are poor, illiterate, and ridden with terminal disease.
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.’
Fear of death makes us devoid both of valour and religion. For want of valour is want of religious faith.
Although I am deeply grateful to a great many people, I forgo the temptation of naming them for fear that I might slight any by omission.