Meaning of Remind thyself, in the darkest moments, that every failure is only a step toward success, every detection of what is false directs you toward what is true, every trial exhausts some tempting form of error, and every adversity will only hide, for a time, your path to peace and fulfillment. Quote by Og Mandino.
The most splendid achievement of all is the constant striving to surpass yourself and to be worthy of your own approval.
I got myself servants and maidens, and had servants born in my house; also I had great possessions of great and small cattle above all that were in my town before me:”
Original, in French: La bonne cuisine est la base du véritable bonheur. English: Good food is the foundation of genuine happiness.