Words can confer strength; they can drain it off; Words can gain friends; they can turn them into enemies; words can elevate or lower the individual. One must learn the habit of making one’s words sweet, soft, and pleasant.
Wherever there is somebody else, a war is not far away.
- Dejan Stojanović
Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.
- Theodor W. Adorno
The teacher should regard the pupil as his child. The pupil should regard the teacher as his parent.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
- Henry Ford
Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.
- Dr. Seuss
Democracy: The state of affairs in which you consent to having your pocket picked, and elect the best man to do it.
- Benjamin Lichtenberg
Tragedy absorbs the highest musical ecstasies, and thus brings music to a state of true perfection.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it's about, but the music the words make.
- Truman Capote
You know you are getting old when the candles cost more than the cake.
- Bob Hope