This is the short and the long of it.William Shakespeare, The Merry Wives of Windsor, Act 2 scene 2
The person interested in success has to learn to view failure as a healthy, inevitable part of the process of getting to the top.Joyce
I couldn't say who I am, I haven't the remotest notion of myself I am someone without antecedents, without a history, without a country, and on that I insistPeter Handke
Love isn't a decision. It's a feeling. If we could decide who we loved, it would be much simplier, but much less magical.Trey and Matt Stone Parker
...for advice is a dangerous gift, even from the wise to the wise, and all courses may run ill.J. R. R. Tolkien
There is no greater joy nor greater reward than to make a fundamental difference in someone's life.Sister Mary Rose McGeady
All our knowledge merely helps us to die a more painful death than animals that know nothing.
When the Japanese mend broken objects they aggrandize the damage by filling the cracks with gold, because they believe that when something's suffered damage and has a history it becomes more beautiful.
There are many ways of breaking a heart. Stories were full of hearts being broken by love, but what really broke a heart was taking away its dream-whatever that dream might be.