We are what we love, not what loves us.Charlie Kaufman, Adaptation
Learn and think imperially.Joseph Chamberlain
When I tell the truth, it is not for the sake of convincing those who do not know it, but for the sake of defending those that do.William Blake
Like swift water an active mind never stagnates.Author Unknown
The reserve of modern assertions is sometimes pushed to extremes, in which the fear of being contradicted leads the writer to strip himself of almost all sense and meaning.Sir Winston Churchill
What makes the engine go? Desire, desire, desire.Stanley Kunitz, O Magazine, September 2003
To be able to practice five things everywhere under heaven constitutes perfect virtue...They are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness.
Life ought to be a struggle of desire toward adventures whose nobility will fertilize the soul.