Birth is much, but breeding is more.
If you would go up high , then use your own legs! Do not let yourselves carried aloft; do not seat yourselves on other people's backs and heads . (F. W . Nietzsche , German Philosopher)
如果你想走到高处，就要使用自己的两条腿！不要让别人把你抬到高处；不要坐在别人的背上和头上。(德国哲学家 尼采. F. W.)
You don't have to be afraid of what you are !
What is the man's first duty? The answer is brief: to be himself. -- Henrik Ibsen
一个人的首要职责是什么？答案很简单：做自己。 -- 易卜生
Fame usually comes to those who are thinking something else. ( O. W. Holmes )
I've never any pity for conceited people, because I think they carry their comfort about with them. ( George Eliot )
Don't waste life in doubts and fears. ( Emerson )
A great man is always willing to be little. ( R. W. Emerson )
Something attempted, something done. ( Longfellow )