Call it a clan, call it a network, call it a tribe, call it a family. Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one.
Parents can only give good advice or put [their children] on the right path, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.
To decide, to be at the level of choice, is to take responsibility for your life and to be in control of your life.
It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible, but also for what we do not do.
Ability is a wonderful thing, but its value is greatly enhanced by dependability. Ability implies repeatability and accountability.