A poet is, before anything else, a person who is passionately in love with language.
- W. H. Auden
Why are old lovers able to become friends? Two reasons. They never truly loved each other, or they love each other still.
- Whitney Otto
The truth is not for all men, but only for those who seek it.
- Ayn Rand
There is no love that is not an echo.
- Theodor W. Adorno
I have come to realize that men are not born to be free.
- Napoleon Bonaparte
Catholics don't believe in divorce. We do believe in murder. There's always Confession, after all.
- Diana Gabaldon
Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist.
- George Carlin
Just as the soft rains fill the streams, pour into the rivers and join together in the oceans, so may the power of every moment of your goodness flow forth to awaken and heal all beings.
If you want to be free, there is but one way; it is to guarantee an equally full measure of liberty to all your neighbors. There is no other.
- Carl Schurz
While the earth remaineth, seedtime and harvest, and cold and heat, and summer and winter, and day and night shall not cease.