If you’re going through hell, keep going
A good speech should be like a woman's skirt; long enough to cover the subject and short enough to create interest.
Es ist sinnlos zu sagen: Wir tun unser Bestes. Es muss dir gelingen, das zu tun, was erforderlich ist.
The Toltecs, Seventh-century native Mexicans, went into battle with wooden swords so as not to kill their enemies.