Put your investments in several places — many places, in fact — because you never know what kind of bad luck you are going to have in this world.

A smile is a window in your face to show your heart is at home

I realized another thing, that in this world fast runners do not always win the race, and the brave do not always win the battle. The wise do not always earn a living, intelligent people do not always get rich, and capable people do not always rise to high positions. Bad luck happens to everyone.

Shall not God search this out? for he knoweth the secrets of the heart.(source)

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.