Oh! that you could turn your eyes towards the napes of your necks, and make but an interior survey of your good selves.
— William Shakespeare
A good style should show no signs of effort. What is written should seem a happy accident.
— W. Somerset Maugham
Never regret yesterday. Life is in you today, and you make your tomorrow.
— L. Ron Hubbard
An earnest purpose finds time, or makes it. It seizes on spare moments, and turns fragments to golden account.
— William Ellery Channing
I hope you have not been leading a double life, pretending to be wicked, and being really good all the time. That would be hypocrisy.
— Oscar Wilde
The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success.
— Bruce Feirstein
The world needs dreamers and the world needs doers. But above all, the world needs dreamers who do.
— Sarah Ban Breathnach
Just as clouds form, last for a while, and then dissolve back into the empty sky, so deluded thoughts arise, remain for a while and then vanish in the voidness of mind; in reality nothing at all has happened.
— Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche
The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak.
— Hans Hofmann
The world needs anger. The world often continues to allow evil because it isn’t angry enough.
— Bede Jarrett