The underdog often starts the fight, and occasionally the upper dog deserves to win.
— Edward W. Howe

You not supposed to feel down over whatever happen to you. I mean, you're supposed to use whatever happen to you as some type of upper, not a downer.
Bob Marley upper quote

Science is a first-rate piece of furniture for a man's upper chamber, if it has common sense on the ground floor.
— Oliver Wendell Holmes

It is easy to go down into Hell; night and day, the gates of dark Death stand wide; but to climb back again, to retrace one's steps to the upper air - there's the rub, the task.
— Virgil

Upper classes are a nation's past; the middle class is its future.
— upper quotation by Ayn Rand