Poets are shameless with their experiences: they exploit them.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
Quietly they moved down the calm and sacred river that had come down to earth so that its waters might flow over the ashes of those long dead, and that would continue to flow long after the human race had, through hatred and knowledge, burned itself out.
- Vikram Seth
I do not believe in a fate that falls on men however they act; but I do believe in a fate that falls on them unless they act.
- Gautama Buddha
We should not say that one man's hour is worth another man's hour, but rather that one man during an hour is worth just as much as another man during an hour. Time is everything, man is nothing. He is at the most time's carcass.
- Karl Marx
We have all known the long loneliness and we have learned that the only solution is love and that love comes with community.
- Dorothy Day
You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.
- Albert Camus
Pop music often tells you everything is OK, while rock music tells you that it's not OK, but you can change it.
In order to see birds it is necessary to become a part of the silence.
- Robert Lynd
No one remains quite what he was when he recognizes himself.
When you lie, tell big lies because in the big lie, there is always a certain force of credibility.
- Adolf Hitler