Never "for the sake of peace and quiet" deny your own experience or convictions.
Learn to say no. It will be of more use to you than to be able to read Latin.
Compromise makes a good umbrella, but a poor roof.
Why not go out on a limb? Isn't that where the fruit is?
One-half of the troubles of this life can be traced to saying yes too quickly and not saying no soon enough.
You've got to stand for somethin' or you're gonna fall for anything.
A coward meets his fate in his own hideout.
Not many sounds in life, and I include all urban and all rural sounds, exceed in interest a knock at the door.
The most prominent place in hell is reserved for those who are neutral on the great issues of life.
A problem is a chance for you to do your best.