I never lie down at night without reflecting that — young as I am — I may not live to see another day.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart,
Satire is a lesson; parody is a game.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn.
None can love freedom heartily, but good men: the rest love not freedom, but license.
To be good, and to do good, is all we have to do.
John Adams (1789-1797)
We often give our enemies the means of our own destruction.
Aesop, The Eagle and the Arrow
Happiness is found when you stop comparing yourself to other people.
A relationship without trust is like a car without gas, you can stay in it all you want, but it won’t go anywhere.
Someday you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.
writer and academic
Analogies, it is true, decide nothing, but they can make one feel more at home.
neurologist and psychoanalyst
“I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the water to create many ripples.”
“Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.”
“The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.” …so remember: great achievements take time, there is no overnight success.”
The future depends on what you do today.
“If you’re offered a seat on a rocket ship, don’t ask what seat! Just get on.”
It has been my personal experience that the true flavor, the real fun, the continuous excitement of work lie in the process of doing it rather than in having it over and done with.
A.P.J. Abdul Kalam,
statesman, scientist and engineer
Do not seek for information of which you can make no use.
A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.