The wider we read the freer we become.
-- Jeanette Winterson, Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?
Ends are for yesterday, not tomorrows.
-- Mitch Albom, The Time Keeper
Were knowledge all, what were our need To thrill and faint and sweetly bleed?
-- Christopher Brennan, Nights in Rodanthe
To love is easy, to be in a relationship is extremely difficult.
-- Santosh Kalwar, Quote Me Everyday
It takes guts and humility to admit mistakes. Admitting we're wrong is courage, not weakness.
-- Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart
Like the sun, a teacher enlightens a mind with his love, warmth, and light.
-- Debasish Mridha, From the Corner to the Corner Office: A Blueprint for Success
The major barrier to skill acquisition is not intellectual, it is emotional.
-- ted talk, You Are Safe Here.
Be happy. It's one way of being wise
-- Colette, The Prophet of Zongo Street: Stories
Being a fool is a billion times better than being blinded by the illusion of intellect.
-- Abhijit Naskar, Human Making is Our Mission: A Treatise on Parenting
I can chase you, and I can catch you, but there is nothing I can do to make you mine.
-- Morrissey, The Painted Veil
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
-- Joseph Stalin, Atlas Shrugged
If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain.
-- Emily Dickinson, The Illuminated Rumi
I'm sure the universe is full of intelligent life. It's just been too intelligent to come here.
-- Arthur C. Clarke, The Lost Symbol
If you have positive energy you will always attract positive outcomes.
-- Steve Backley, The Champion in all of Us: 12 Rules for Success
If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.
-- J.R.R. Tolkien, Your Forces and How to Use Them
It might be possible that the world itself is without meaning.
-- Virginia Woolf, Mrs. Dalloway
If you want something new, you have to stop doing something old.
The truest knowledge is to know thy Creator and thy self.
-- Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind
An hour spent reading is one stolen from paradise.
-- Thomas Wharton, Mister Pip
We spend money that we do not have, on things we do not need, to impress people who do not care.
-- Will Smith, Cross My Heart and Hope to Spy