I believe that hope always triumphs over experience.
Patience is not the ability to wait, but the ability to keep a good attitude while waiting.
Surely God would not have created such a being as man, with an ability to grasp the infinite, to exist only for a day! No, no, man was made for immortality.
Maturity is also self-awareness, knowing your own strength, your weaknesses and your limitations.
The moment that you accept life and your life as it is, is the moment that you will start to change your life and this magical life itself.
Friendship with oneself is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.