Quotes February 07, 2022

“To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact you must give it to no one, not even an animal. Wrap it carefully round with hobbies and little luxuries; avoid all entanglements. Lock it up safe in the casket or coffin of your selfishness. But in that casket, safe, dark, motionless, airless, it will change. It will not be broken; it will become unbreakable, impenetrable, irredeemable. To love is to be vulnerable.”
C.S. Lewis
 
 
 
 
“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime.”
Mark Twain
 
 
 
 
“Do not repeat the tactics which have gained you one victory, but let your methods be regulated by the infinite variety of circumstances.”
Sun Tzu
 
 
 
 
“Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.”
William James
 
 
 
 
“I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious.”
Albert Einstein
 
 
 
 
“I walk slowly, but I never walk backward.”
Abraham Lincoln
 
 
 
 
“Everyone has a plan until they get punched in the mouth.”
Mike Tyson