Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living
and your belief will help create the fact.
— William James
To be wronged is nothing,
unless you continue to remember it.
In the end we’ll remember
not the words of our enemies,
but the silence of our friends.
— Martin Luther King, Jr.
Basically, I no longer work for anything
but the sensation I have while working.
— Alberto Giacometti
Against stupidity, the Gods themselves contend in vain.
— Friedrich Schiller
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
— Isaac Newton
Dirt is matter out of place.
Weed is a plant out of place.
Nuisance is action out of place.
Even those things, acts or words which are normally good
and useful become bad, useless and even harmful when
they are out of place, time and circumstance.
A knowledge of this fact is an essential part of wisdom.
— Swami Krishnananda
In every work of genius we recognize our own rejected thoughts: they come back to us with certain alienated majesty.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
A witty saying proves nothing.
Learn that the present hour alone is man’s.
— Samuel Johnson