You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
Parents can only advise their children or point them in the right direction. Ultimately people shape their own characters.
This is not a novel to be tossed aside lightly. It should be thrown with great force. - Dorothy Parker
Self-confidence is something caught and not taught. And, risk-running and chance-taking are the only ways to catch it.