Therefore only an utterly senseless person can fail to know that our characters are the result of our conduct.
Excellence is never an accident. It is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, and intelligent execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives - choice, not chance, determines your destiny.
You may never know what results come of your action, but if you do nothing there will be no result.
The negative patterns that form as a result of this self defeating behaviour actually symbolize the negative belief that we nurture.
Wisdom comes from experience. Experience is often a result of lack of wisdom.
What can you say to a man who tells you he prefers obeying God rather than men, and that as a result he's certain he'll go to heaven if he cuts your throat?