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Learn from your parents mistakes -- use birth control.

It is said that only a fool learns from his own mistakes, a wise man from the mistakes of others.
A man who never made a mistake, never made anything worth a darn.
We don't make mistakes, we only have happy accidents.
A mistake at least proves that somebody stopped talking long enough to DO something.
MISTAKES are the stepping stones that lead to future accomplishments.
There is nothing wrong with making mistakes. Just don't respond with errors.
Things could be worse. Suppose your errors were counted and published every day, like those of a baseball player.
Make the mistakes of yesterday your lessons for today.
It speaks volumes for a person that when placed in quite different situations, they display the same spirit of moderation.
Even moderation ought not to be practiced to excess.
It's always well to be the smartest thinker, but is won't get you very far unless you're the plainest talker.
Act as though you cannot fail but keep a humble spirit.
Profits are an opinion, cash is a fact.
Revenue is vanity... margin is sanity... cash is king.
Money can't buy health, happiness, or what it did last year.
Money talks and often just says, Good Bye.
Once upon a time only Washington's face was on our money, now Washington's hands are on it too.
Money doesn't always bring happiness. A man with ten million dollars is no happier than a man with nine million dollars.
If you're going to lend money make sure somebody else is around. If you're going to give money make sure nobody else is around.
Money can't buy happiness; it can, however, rent it.
Anyone can be great with money. With money, greatness is not a talent but an obligation. The trick is to be great without money.
Many people convince themselves if it is economically necessary, it's morally right. That's not always the case.
Mother-in-law: A woman who destroys her son-in-law's peace of mind by giving him a piece of hers.
A Freudian slip is when you say one thing but mean your mother.
We must treasure the achievers of our land because it's they who raise the sights of all the others.
Better to see the face than to hear the name.
Need is the driving force, Need makes people better -- luck only makes them worse.
Love thy neighbor but keep your high.
Past tense means you used to be nervous.
Flash'd from his bed the electric tidings came, he is no better, he is much the same.
Today's news was published by word of mouth in the streets of ancient Athens.
Obedience is a word and concept from which the valiant look for their deliverance.
Obedience without faith is possible, but not faith without obedience.
Obesity is a condition which proves that the Lord does not help those who help themselves and help themselves and help themselves.
Life is queer with its twists and turns, As everyone of us sometimes learns, And many a failure turns about, When he might have won had he stuck it out, Don't give up though the race seems slow, You may succeed with another blow, Success is failure turned inside out, The silver tint of the clouds of doubt, And be near when it seems so far, So stick to the fight when you're hardest hit, It's when things seem worse, That you must not quit.
It takes a little courage, and a little self -- control. And some grim determination, If you want to reach the goal. It takes a deal of striving, and a firm and stern-set chin. No matter what the battle, If you really want to win. There's no easy path to glory, There's no road to fame. Life, however we may view it, Is no simple parlor game; But it's prizes call for fighting, For endurance and for grit; For a rugged disposition and don't know when to quit.
There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.
The only cure for seasickness is to sit on the shady side of a church in the country.
If God thought about you as much as you think about Him, where would you be?
Don't be swayed just because they say it's public opinion. Remember, public opinion is simple what everybody else thinks.
A great deal of laziness of mind is called liberty of opinion.
A fellow can't keep people from having a bad opinion of him, but he can keep them from being right about it.
In my opinion a mathematician need not preoccupy himself with philosophy -- An opinion, moreover, which has been expressed by many philosophers.
My play was a complete success. The audience was a failure.
Opinions are the cheapest commodities in the world.
You're entitled to your own opinions. Your are not entitled to your own facts.
The deadliest contagion is majority opinion.
The average man's opinions are generally of more value to himself than to anyone else.
The door of opportunity is wide open if you are prepared.
Do not wait for ideal circumstances nor for the best opportunities; they will never come.
Opportunity is ever worth expecting; let your hook be ever hanging ready, the fish will be in the pool where you least imagine it to be.
Opportunity is no more than a better way of serving and providing for humanities needs.
A sign on the door of Opportunity reads Push.
Opportunities comes from knocking on doors until they open.
Opportunity always looks better going than coming.
God supplies us with the opportunity, but He cannot take advantage of it for us.
Few cases of eyestrain have been developed by looking on the bright side of things.
Every minute starts an hour and every minute is a new opportunity. Each time the clock ticks you have a chance to start over, to say, do, think, or feel something in such a way that you and the world are better for it.
Opportunities are never lost; they are taken by others.

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