I love The Count of Monte Cristo.
I have read the book, seen seval film versions and a play.
Edmond: Life is a storm, my young friend. You will bask in the sunlight one moment, be shattered on the rocks the next. What makes you a man is what you do when that storm comes.
Abbe Faria: Here is your final lesson: do not commit the crime for which you now serve the sentence.