Pride is not the opposite of shame, but its source. True humility is the only antidote for shame.
You must never give in to despair. Allow yourself to slip down that road and you surrender to your lowest instincts. In the darkest times, hope is something you give yourself. That is the meaning of inner strength
Is it your own destiny? Or is it a destiny someone else has tried to force on you?
Iroh is from Nickelodeon's animated television series Avatar: The Last Airbender and in season three and the sequel series The Legend of Korra.
He is known as, “Dragon of the West” because he killed the last two dragons in the world (but In order to protect them, he lies and fabricates a story about him having actually slain the last dragon, thus stopping any further hunts from being conducted) in addition he has the unique skill of breathing fire during combat.