Christmas is forever, not for just one day, for loving, sharing, giving, are not to put away like bells and lights and tinsel, in some box upon a shelf. The good you do for others is good you do to yourself.
- Norman. W. Brooks
First keep yourself in peace and then you will be able to bring others to peace. The peaceable man does more good than one who is very learned.
- Jesus Christ
Any time gone by was better.
- Jorge Manrique
How much suffering and fear, and how many harmful things are in existence? If all arises from clinging to the “I”, what should I do with this great demon?
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
- William Thackeray
Being alone never felt right. Sometimes it felt good, but it never felt right.
- Charles Bukowski
I am further of opinion that it would be better for us to have no laws at all than to have them in so prodigious numbers as we have.
- Michel De Montaigne
It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.
- André Gide
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work; I want to achieve immortality through not dying.
- Woody Allen
Anyone that is fallen into the grip of lust, wrath, or attachment…by contemplation of the Supreme Being, with a moment’s remembrance of God shall he be saved.